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Alundum

[uh-luhn-duh m] /əˈlʌn dəm/
Trademark.
1.
a brand name for a substance consisting of fused alumina, used chiefly as an abrasive and as a refractory.
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  • Emery, carborundum and Alundum wheels are developed from the grindstone of the distant past.

    Inventors at Work George Iles
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Alundum

/əˈlʌndəm/
noun
1.
trademark a hard material composed of fused alumina, used as an abrasive and a refractory
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