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  • n. An abrasive material, like sandpaper, made by gluing grains of emery to a cloth or paper surface.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. stiff paper coated with powdered emery or sand


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