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abradant

[uh-breyd-nt] /əˈbreɪd nt/
adjective
1.
having an abrasive property, effect, or quality; abrading.
noun
2.
an abrasive.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; abrade + -ant
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  • Crystalline substance used as an abradant and for other purposes.

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