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Synonyms for grain

Synonyms for grain

a relatively small granular particle of a substance

the side of leather from which the hair has been removed

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a weight unit used for pearls or diamonds: 50 mg or 1/4 carat

1/7000 pound

dry seed-like fruit produced by the cereal grasses: e

a cereal grass

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the smallest possible unit of anything

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the direction, texture, or pattern of fibers found in wood or leather or stone or in a woven fabric

the physical composition of something (especially with respect to the size and shape of the small constituents of a substance)

thoroughly work in

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paint (a surface) to make it look like stone or wood

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form into grains

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become granular

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Grainer, as "God's country" where "anybody can come poor and anybody can git rich.
Because of the 600's short action, longer bullets had to be seated deep into the case's boiler room to meet overall length requirements, so shooters were pretty much stuck with the 120 grainers or achieved lesser results with longer bullets.
45 Super--a cartridge delivering a 230-grain bullet at 1,100 fps and 185 grainers at 1,300 fps--still in a basic 1911-sized platform.
I figured Bill most likely would use 150 grainers on the piggies up in the central coast (a nice meat pig is only about 200 pounds or so) and because he had a large supply of 147-grain FMJs on hand for his M1A.
Then there's the 200-grain slug for close elk or not-so-close bear, followed by the great puncher for real trouble, the 220 grainer.