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sand·pa·per

 (sănd′pā′pər)
n.
Heavy paper coated on one side with sand or other abrasive material and used for smoothing surfaces.
tr.v. sand·pa·pered, sand·pa·per·ing, sand·pa·pers
To rub with or as if with sandpaper.

sand′pa′per·y adj.

sandpapery

(ˈsændˌpeɪpərɪ)
adj
relating to or resembling sandpaper
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sandpapery - having the abrasive texture of sandpaper
rough, unsmooth - having or caused by an irregular surface; "trees with rough bark"; "rough ground"; "rough skin"; "rough blankets"; "his unsmooth face"
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Scarlet fever is usually a mild illness; PHE is advising parents to be on the lookout for scarlet fever symptoms, which include a sore throat, headache and fever with a characteristic fine, pinkish or red rash with a sandpapery feel.
We were part of a much larger human jigsaw puzzle, one that morphed every few minutes from sitting to standing to kneeling on the sandpapery concrete in front of a Subway in downtown Philadelphia.
Early signs to look out for include: | | | Sore throat, headache and fever; | Flushed cheeks and swollen tongue; | A|| A characteristic pinkish red sandpapery rash appears within a day or two and it may be itchy, typically on the chest and stomach first, but then spreading to other parts of the body.
Symptoms of scarlet fever include a sore throat, headache and fever with a sandpapery, fine, pink rash developing within one to two days of first symptoms.
The NHS advises anyone who suspects their child has scarlet fever or is suffering from symptoms including; a sore throat, headache and fever with a sandpapery, fine, pink rash to see a GP for diagnosis and treatment.
She said: "Individuals should be mindful of the symptoms of scarlet fever, which include a sore throat, headache and fever with a sandpapery, fine, pink rash developing within one to two days of first symptoms.
His sandpapery personality actually might be a sign of authenticity that helps him connect with people who, he says, think ''he understands my problems and he kind of gets me.
After one to two days, a fine pinkish red, sandpapery rash appears on the body, usually lasting three to five days.
The main sensations were: tingly, prickly, stinging, raw, sandpapery, scraped, abrasion, tearing.
Next to me, the tortoise shifts, the sandpapery rasping of several hundred pounds of reptile.
The sharp ridges on a cat's tongue that make it feel rough and sandpapery are called papillae.
I've found that at least 20-pound-test braided line with 30-pound fluorocarbon leader is a must for their sandpapery mouths.