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oilstone

[oil-stohn] /ˈɔɪlˌstoʊn/
noun
1.
a block of fine-grained stone, usually oiled, for putting the final edge on certain cutting tools by abrasion.
Origin
1575-1585
1575-85; oil + stone
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British Dictionary definitions for oilstone

oilstone

/ˈɔɪlˌstəʊn/
noun
1.
a stone with a fine grain lubricated with oil and used for sharpening cutting tools See also whetstone
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