Crossword Clue and Answers

Looking for answers to the "Abrasive" crossword clue? it's your lucky day, we have them! Today we have 8 crossword solutions for Abrasive.

We most recently saw this clue in The New York Times Crossword.

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  • The New York Times Crossword - Saturday, 23 Jun 2018

Crossword Answers

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A hard grey-black mineral consisting of corundum and either hematite or magnetite; used as an abrasive (especially as a coating on paper)

Sharply disagreeable; rigorous; "the harsh facts of court delays"; "an abrasive character"

Of the margin of a leaf shape; having the edge cut or fringed or scalloped

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Optical device consisting of a surface with many parallel grooves in it; disperses a beam of light (or other electromagnetic radiation) into its wavelengths to produce its spectrum

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Unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound; "a gravelly voice"

A tool or machine used for wearing down or smoothing or polishing

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Stiff paper coated with powdered emery or sand

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A substance that abrades or wears down