Definition of industrial diamond in English:

industrial diamond

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noun

  • A small diamond, not of gem quality, used in abrasives and in cutting and drilling tools.
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    • Explosives carefully applied to carbon produce industrial diamonds for as cutting, grinding and polishing tools.
    • What they can do is lower the price of industrial diamonds (small, poor quality diamonds).
    • Katanga produced copper, 60% of the world's uranium and 80% of the world's industrial diamonds.

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