Sentence Examples


  • The timber is hard, durable, and fine-grained, taking a high polish, and valued for its many industrial uses.
  • Follow that with a fine-grained sandpaper to create a smooth surface.
  • Of these the most important is the great oval mass of granite in the North, composed of two varieties; one, coarse-grained and older, forms the outside rim, while the fine-grained and newer type occurs in the interior.
  • Although it may be exceedingly fine-grained, there is usually very little clay in alluvium.
  • These fine-grained materials are at first mixed with broken and more or less weathered rock fragments and coarser mineral particles in the soil and subsoil, but by the action of wind and rain they are swept away and deposited in distant situations.