• Definition for "holystone"
    • A piece of soft sandstone useful for scouring…
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  • Sentence for "holystone"
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  • Verb Forms for "holystone"

holystone definition

  • noun:
    • A piece of soft sandstone useful for scouring the wooden porches of a ship.
    • A block of smooth sandstone utilized for scrubbing the wooden porches of a ship, frequently with sand and seawater; sometimes called a bible.
    • A stone used by seamen for scrubbing the porches of vessels.
    • A soft sandstone used by seamen for scrubbing the decks of a ship. Begin to see the extract.
    • a soft sandstone used for scrubbing the decks of a ship
  • verb-transitive:
    • To scrub or scour with a piece of soft sandstone.
    • To scrub with a holystone, once the deck of a vessel.
  • verb:
    • To scrub the porches with a holystone.
    • scrub with a holystone
  • others:
    • To scrub with holystone, whilst the deck of a vessel.
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