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holystone

ho·ly·stone

holystone

 
pronunciation:
ho li ston
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition: a flat piece of soft sandstone used to clean the decks of a wooden ship.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: holystoned, holystones, holystoning
definition: to clean or scour with a holystone.