Definitions for "hairball"
Keywords:  fur, groom, furball, cat, stomach
a compact mass of hair that forms in the stomach of animals as a result of licking fur; as, the cat coughed up a hairball right on the new rug.
Fur swallowed by the cat during self-grooming, which forms into a tightly packed ball in the stomach or the bowels. The ball is eventually eliminated from the cat's body. Also known as "Furball".
n. See Furball.
Keywords:  promethean, primates, slang
Slang for the Promethean Primates ( q.v.).
Keywords:  entangled, pattern, behavior
an entangled pattern of behavior