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rock wool

n
(Elements & Compounds) another name for mineral wool
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min′eral wool`


n.
a woollike material for heat and sound insulation, made by blowing steam or air through molten rock.
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Noun1.rock wool - a light fibrous material used as an insulatorrock wool - a light fibrous material used as an insulator
dielectric, insulator, nonconductor - a material such as glass or porcelain with negligible electrical or thermal conductivity
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