scouring-brick love


from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A molded mass of an abrasive or silicious earth, usually in the form of a brick, used in domestic affairs for scouring steel knives and other bright metal surfaces. Also Bath brick (which see, under brick).


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