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pumice (stone)

noun [C or U]
 
 
/ˈpʌm.ɪsˌstəʊn/ US  /-ˌstoʊn/
a type of grey light stone which is used in pieces or as a powder for rubbing things to make them smooth
浮石,轻石(用来摩擦物体使其光滑)
Pumice is produced in volcanic eruptions.
浮石是在火山爆发中产生的。
You can use a pumice stone in the bath to remove dry skin from your feet.
你洗澡时可以用浮石去除脚上干燥的死皮。
Toiletry and perfumesTypes of rockPrecious and semi-precious stones
Translations of “pumice (stone)”
in Chinese (Traditional) 浮石,輕石(用來摩擦物體使其光滑)…
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