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One entry found for Mohs' scale.
Main Entry: Mohs' scale
Pronunciation: primarystressmomacrz-, primarystressmomacrs-, primarystressmomacr-sschwaz-
Function: noun
Etymology: named after Friedrich Mohs, 1773-1839, German mineralogist who introduced the scale
: a scale of hardness for minerals that ranges from a value of 1 for talc to 10 for diamond

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