glass paper

1 of 2

noun

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

2 of 2

transitive verb

: to abrade or smooth with glass paper

Word History

Etymology

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 22 Jul. 2024.

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