glass paper

noun

Definition of glass paper

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : a strong paper faced with pulverized glass and used in abrading or smoothing slight irregularities in surfaces (as of wood)
2 : a paper made from extremely fine glass fibers and marked by high resistance to moisture, heat, light, and vermin

glass-paper

transitive verb

Definition of glass-paper (Entry 2 of 2)

: to abrade or smooth with glass paper

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History and Etymology for glass paper

Noun

glass entry 1 + paper

Transitive verb

glass paper

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“Glass paper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/glass%20paper. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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