garnet paper


: an abrasive paper with crushed garnet as the abrasive

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1902, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of garnet paper was circa 1902

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“Garnet paper.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

Kids Definition

garnet paper

: a paper that has crushed garnet glued on one side and is used for smoothing and polishing
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