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Definition of the noun abrader

What does abrader mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: abraders

  1. a tool or machine used for wearing down or smoothing or polishing
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • synonym of abrader: abradant
    • more generic word: tool = an implement used in the practice of a vocation
    • more specific terms:
      • abrading stone = a primitive stone artifact (usually made of sandstone) used as an abrader
      • steel-wool pad = abrader consisting of a pad of steel wool used for polishing or smoothing

Alternative definition of the noun abrader


  1. Something that abrades.

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Google previewCode of Federal Regulations (2008)


Abrader. The abrader is a cup brush meeting the specification in paragraph (r)(3)(v) of this section.

Google previewThe Code of Federal Regulations of the United States of America (2005)

Abrader. The abrader is a cup ...

Google previewPhysical Testing of Rubber (1996)

by Roger P. Brown

The martindale abrader is a four station machine which usually uses cloth as the ...

Google previewArchaeology of Prehistoric Native America (1998)

An Encyclopedia by Guy E. Gibbon, Kenneth M. Ames

See also Holmes, William Henry; Pale- olith; Putnam, FrederiCk Ward Abrader An abrader is a stone of coarse material, often sandstone, that is used ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Brewing (2013)

The Sizer abrader is a device used to abrade grains in order to accelerate the malting process (see malt abrader for more details). It comprises a chamber made from two horizontally orientated tapered cylinders mounted end to end at the wide ...

Google previewArchaeology in America: An Encyclopedia [4 volumes] (2008)

An Encyclopedia by Linda S. Cordell, Kent Lightfoot, Francis McManamon, George Milner

These are the Mauna Kea Adze Quarry complex, located on summit plateau of Mauna Kea volcano, and the stone abrader quarries of the leeward coast in the region of Anaehoomalu and Waikoloa. The Mauna Kea adze quarry is the largest ...

Google previewDictionary of Daily Life of Indians of the Americas (1981)

In Mexico, hollow drills held vertically or inclined at an angle were used by the Indians of Oaxaca to engrave stone, and the Indians of Teotihuacán may have engraved jade with a wood or stone abrader used in conjunction with sand.

Google previewThe Watch & Clock Makers' Handbook, Dictionary and Guide (1896)

by Frederick James Britten

abrader to re-grain the faces of the mills so that they retain the polishing medium. This fits the nose of the lathe mandril, as do other chucks for holding the work. ( See Snailing.) Fig. 28isthemillingfix- ture for the " Go-ahead " lathe which is to be ...

Google previewDictionary of Composite Materials Technology (1995)

by Stuart M. Lee

Wear Cycles To determine abrasion resistance, tests are performed using the taber abrader. Wear cycles are the number of abrasion cycles required to wear a film of specified thickness through to the test plate, under a specified set of test ...

Google previewPolymer Science Dictionary (2017)

by Mark Alger

DIN abrader A rubber wear test in which a loaded cylindrical specimen is moved across an abrasive cloth attached to a rotating drum. The mass loss is measured after a specified length of travel. N,N0-di-ˇ-naphthyl-p-phenylenediamine ...

Google previewDictionary of Artifacts (2008)

by Barbara Ann Kipfer

abrader, ...

Google previewEncyclopedic Dictionary of Archaeology (2013)

by Barbara Ann Kipfer

abrader: A stone tool with abrasive qualities, such as ...

Google previewNew Oxford Rhyming Dictionary (2012)

by Oxford University Press

abrader 12.26 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Archaeology of Ancient Egypt (2005)

by Kathryn A. Bard

mastaba abrader, AbriDelgo reach, ...

Google previewRājapāla aṅgrezī-Hindī pāribhāshika śabdakośa (1995)

by Hardev Bahri

4ft abrader n. $\44$<h, Abraham Era п. Ш\%4 öfm Abraham-man п. *ФДЩЩ, Гчд ...

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Video shows what abrader means. Something that abrades, a tool or machine for abrading.. A primitive artifact made of sandstone used for smoothing, ...

Scrabble value of A1B3R1A1D2E1R1

The value of this 7-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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