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coarse–grained

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adjective \ˈkȯrs-ˌgrānd\

Definition of coarse–grained

  1. 1 :  having a coarse grain <coarse–grained wood>

  2. 2 :  crude <coarse–grained humor>



Circa 1774

First Known Use of coarse–grained

circa 1774


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