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English definition of “sandpaper”

sandpaper

noun [U]  /ˈsændˌpeɪ·pər/ us  
strong paper with a layer of sand or a similar rough substance stuck to one side, used for rubbing a surface in order to make it smooth

sandpaper

verb [T]  /ˈsændˌpeɪ·pər/ us  
to rub a surface, esp. wood with sandpaper to make it smooth
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