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a grinding or polishing wheel consisting of, or the surface of which is coated with, abrasive emery particles


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    [uh-met-ik] /əˈmɛt ɪk/ adjective 1. causing vomiting, as a medicinal substance. noun 2. an emetic medicine or agent. /ɪˈmɛtɪk/ adjective 1. causing vomiting noun 2. an emetic agent or drug 1650s (n.), 1660s (adj.), from French émétique (16c.), from Latin emeticus, from Greek emetikos “causing vomiting,” from emesis “vomiting,” from emein “to vomit,” from PIE […]

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