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ground glass

n.
1. Glass that has been ground or etched to create a roughened nontransparent surface.
2. Glass that has been ground into fine particles, as for use as an abrasive.

ground glass

n
1. (General Engineering) glass that has a rough surface produced by grinding, used for diffusing light
2. (Tools) glass in the form of fine particles produced by grinding, used as an abrasive

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n.
1. glass that has had its polished surface removed by fine grinding and that is used to diffuse light.
2. glass that has been ground into fine particles, esp. for use as an abrasive.
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Noun1.ground glass - glass that diffuses light due to a rough surface produced by abrasion or etching
glass - a brittle transparent solid with irregular atomic structure
2.ground glass - particulate glass made by grinding and used as an abrasive
glass - a brittle transparent solid with irregular atomic structure