hearthstone definition by Webster's New World
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- the stone forming a hearth
- the home, or home life
- a soft stone or powdered composition used for scouring a hearth or steps
hearthstone definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Stone used in the construction of a hearth.
- Family life; the home.
- A soft stone or composition of pipe clay and pulverized stone used for scouring and whitening hearths or doorsteps.