A piece of pumice; also used as a collective noun.
Pumice-stone Sentence Examples
Lava is much used for paving-stones in the neighborhood of volcanic districts, where pozzolana (for cement) and pumice stone are also important.
One of these he says is found in magnesia, is white in colour, does not attract iron and is like pumice stone.
Volcanic dust thrown into the air settles out slowly, and some of the products of submarine and littoral volcanoes, like pumice-stone, possess a remarkable power of floating and may drift into any part of the ocean before they become waterlogged and sink.
Volcanic activity in the neighbourhood is further shown by the quantities of pumice-stone drifted on to the south coasts of Kandavu and Viti Levu; malachite, antimony and graphite, gold in small quantities, and specular iron-sand occur.
Use face cloth, arm cloth, leg cloth, long loofah, wide loofah and pumice stone.