emery rock

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n emery rock a mixture of emery dust and a binder; can be molded into grindstones
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Usage

In literature:

It was emery rock, and imbedded in the pale green mass were ruby crystals, and true Oriental rubies at that.
"The Hand in the Dark" by Arthur J. Rees
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In news:

Emery County is home to some of the most awe-inspiring rock formations in the world, and Green River is the gateway to them all.
Emery Sapp and Sons Inc workers Zach Fraga, left, applies glue to PVC gutter pipe as Rodney Hughes lines up the water drain pipe behind apartments being built at The Pointe at 3500 Rock Quarry Rd.
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