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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Very hard mineral used as an abrasive.

Usage examples (31)
  • The relatively pure crystals are called corundum, while emery is
  • Herein also is the kind of corundum known as emery, and esteemed for its polishing properties.
  • Oats and corundum both came according to prophecy.
  • The green stone was therefore not a green corundum for more
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