garnet paper
noun Date: circa 1902 an abrasive paper with crushed garnet as the abrasive

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  • Henry Garnet —     Henry Garnet     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Henry Garnet     (Garnett.)     English martyr, b. 1553 4; d. 1606, son of Brian Garnet, master of Nottingham School, then noted for its Catholic tendencies. He was, however, presumably a conformist… …   Catholic encyclopedia

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