garnet paper

noun

Definition of garnet paper

: an abrasive paper with crushed garnet as the abrasive

First Known Use of garnet paper

circa 1902, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of garnet paper was circa 1902

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“Garnet paper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/garnet%20paper. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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