Shaving Shav"ing, n. 1. The act of one who, or that which, shaves; specifically, the act of cutting off the beard with a razor. [1913 Webster]

2. That which is shaved off; a thin slice or strip pared off with a shave, a knife, a plane, or other cutting instrument. ``Shaving of silver.'' --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

{Shaving brush}, a brush used in lathering the face preparatory to shaving it. [1913 Webster]

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