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Synonyms for stone

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a crystalline rock that can be cut and polished for jewelry

the hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed

United States jurist who was named chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1941 by Franklin D

United States filmmaker (born in 1946)

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United States feminist and suffragist (1818-1893)

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United States journalist who advocated liberal causes (1907-1989)

United States jurist who served on the United States Supreme Court as chief justice (1872-1946)

United States architect (1902-1978)

a lack of feeling or expression or movement

kill by throwing stones at

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remove the pits from

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of any of various dull tannish or grey colors

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The combination and Arkansas stones are meant to be used with cutting oil made for sharpening, but for kitchen knives I just use water and liquid soap smeared on the surface of the stone.
The Idahone ceramic stone is as effective as the Arkansas stone in achieving cutting edges with few irregularities on Hu-Friedy 11/12 Gracey curets and in achieving equally smooth corresponding root surfaces on extracted human teeth.
This isn't a true stainless steel but has enough chromium content to make them highly rust resistant, plus you can easily sharpen them on a simple Arkansas stone.
I then hone the surface until the heavy machining marks are removed, and follow up with a ceramic or Arkansas stone to bring the surface to a high shine--always keeping the original factory angle, of course.
The broad side of a triangular Arkansas stone will do for the lower hammer notch.
The kit includes a specially shaped triangular Medium Arkansas Stone for sharpening serrated edges, a Coarse Synthetic Stone for all other edges and a Fine Arkansas Stone for finishing.
The Huntsman model I worked with was also much smoother after all the sharp edges were removed with a fine Arkansas stone, and now no one needs to worry about being wounded in the cleaning and reassembly process.
Follow this by doing the same to it on a perfectly square Arkansas stone.
To do the final shaping I resort to Arkansas stones and oil, which generally leaves me filthy as a dirt road.
The most common sharpening mediums are Arkansas stones (and their manufactured Aluminum Oxide and Carborundum/ silicon carbide counterparts), diamond and ceramic.
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