abrasive

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clay-like mineral; the chief ore of aluminum; composed of aluminum oxides and aluminum hydroxides; used as an abrasive and catalyst bauxite
abrasive composed of silicon carbide crystals carborundum
very hard mineral used as an abrasive corundom , corundum
abrasive mineral corundum
hard grey-black mineral consisting of corundum and either hematite or magnetite; used as an abrasive (especially as a coating on paper) emery
wheel composed of abrasive material; used for grinding emery wheel , grinding wheel
abrasive material emery , quartz , sandpaper
smooth by rubbing with an abrasive file , plane , sand
any of a group of hard glassy minerals (silicates of various metals) used as gemstones and as an abrasive garnet
particulate glass made by grinding and used as an abrasive ground glass
light, porous, volcanic rock, often used as an abrasive pumice
stone used as abrasive, polisher pumice
light glass formed on the surface of some lavas; used as an abrasive pumice , pumice stone
small abrasive cleaning pad used for scouring pots and pans scouring pad
extremely hard blue-black crystalline compound (SiC) used as an abrasive and a heat refractory material; crystals of silicon carbide can be used as semiconductors silicon carbide
mass of woven steel fibers used as an abrasive steel wool , wire wool
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