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Em·er·y

(em'ĕr-ē),
Alan E. H., 20th-century British physician. See: Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy.

em·er·y

(em'ĕr-ē),
An abrasive containing aluminum oxide and iron.
[O.Fr. emeri, fr. L.L. smericulum, fr. G. smiris]

emery

/em·ery/ (em´er-e) an abrasive substance consisting of corundum and various impurities, such as iron oxide.

em·er·y

(em'ĕr-ē)
An abrasive containing aluminum oxide and iron.
[O.Fr. emeri, fr. L.L. smericulum, fr. G. smiris]

emery

(em´ərē),
n an aluminum-based abrasive agent. Two types are aluminum oxide and levigated alumina. Emery is not suitable for polishing dental enamel. Also called
corundum.
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The Dick Emery Show (BBC1, 1963-1981) HE was a comedian who inspired many of today's top stars; a natural-born entertainer who developed the first TV quick-fire sketch show format in this country.