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Origin of heavy spar
First recorded in 1780–90
Words nearby heavy spar
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Example sentences from the Web for heavy spar
There is at the Warm Springs a thriving mill for crushing and pulverizing barites, known vulgarly as heavy-spar.On Horseback|Charles Dudley Warner
British Dictionary definitions for heavy spar
another name for barytes
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