fine-grained

[ fahyn-greynd ]SEE DEFINITION OF fine-grained

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FINE-GRAINED

Choose a fine-grained leg of wether mutton, of twelve or fourteen pounds weight; cut it ham shape, and let it hang two days.

An' they're too fine-grained to scratch other folks the wrong way.

Ebony is hard and fine-grained, like ivory, and it takes a high polish.

The wood is fine-grained and makes a most beautiful interior finish.

Flesh reddish-orange, fine-grained, mild, and well flavored.

The skin is fine-grained, not woolly but fine-haired, like a deer.

Most of them are of tufa covered with stucco; the rest are of fine-grained limestone.

The wood is very heavy, hard, fine-grained, and is nearly black.

Their flesh is fine-grained, crisp, firm, or fine and delicate.

To get the best results it should be fine-grained and of the best quality.

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