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boart

[bawrt] /bɔrt/
noun, Mineralogy
1.
bort.
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British Dictionary definitions for boart

boart

/bɔːt/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of bort

bort

/bɔːt/
noun
1.
an inferior grade of diamond used for cutting and drilling or, in powdered form, as an industrial abrasive
Derived Forms
borty, adjective
Word Origin
Old English gebrot fragment; related to Old Norse brot piece, Old High German broz bud
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