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shar·pen·ing stone (shahrpĕn-ing stōn)
Natural or synthetic stone composed of abrasive particles used to restore a sharp cutting edge on a calculus removal instrument.
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Caption: Figure 6: Relation between AC-16 rotation stability factor and oilstone
This time, they're joined by a new member, Dr Gravamen Oilstone
. "There are certain things in the show that are potentially dangerous, and his role is to ensure that the audience is safe."
For 25 years, I've been struggling with my trusty old oilstone
to achieve the elusive razor-sharp edge.
As for oilstones
(whetstones), the "oil" in the name is there for a reason.