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  • n. Plural form of sandpaper.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of sandpaper.


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  • There will also be an extensive line-up of sundries such as sandpapers, body fillers, spray guns, tapes and safety equipment on display in the SWAFC booth from a number of SWAFC's associated product technical and solutions providers.

    Automotive Body Repair News

  • He may apply as many as 100 layers of paint, which he then scrapes and sandpapers "I have an obsession with a certain surface".

    Daniel Grant: The Art World's Slowpokes

  • It's a pretty complex process in which the women learn about fabrics, water-based and oil-based varnishes, various sandpapers, tools, glues, and applying and drying techniques.

    Ken Wong: The Language Not Needed For Love

  • The movie is a shameless fairy tale which sandpapers over the original coarseness of the series, renounces its appealingly provisional feel in favour of a grand finale, betrays much of what first made SATC so gripping, but is still pleasing to the eye and, in its engaging simplicity, the heart.

    Spec and the City

  • Sander; one random-orbit sanding base; one flush/finish sanding base; one detail attachment; one accessory storage bag; and assorted sandpapers. Gold Box Deals

  • But this description - "The abrupt, searingly tart, tangy, salty taste jolts the eyes open, shakes the stomach awake, sandpapers off any staleness from the taste buds" - appeals to me.

    keris stainton


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