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Example sentences from the Web for emerys
Dr. Melton had recently evolved for this characteristic of hers one of the explanations which the Emerys found so enigmatic.
"The Emerys was always a humorous family," remarked Diadema, as she annihilated a fly with a newspaper.
The Hobsons and the Emerys have married one another more 'n once, as fur as that goes.
It was one of his preposterous speeches which had become a family joke with the Emerys.
British Dictionary definitions for emerys
- a hard greyish-black mineral consisting of corundum with either magnetite or haematite: used as an abrasive and polishing agent, esp as a coating on paper, cloth, etc. Formula: Al 2 O 3
- (as modifier)emery paper