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bort:

see diamonddiamond,
mineral, one of two crystalline forms of the element carbon (see allotropy), the hardest natural substance known, used as a gem and in industry. Properties
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bort

[bȯrt]
(mineralogy)
Imperfectly crystallized diamond material unsuitable for gems because of its shape, size, or color and because of flaws or inclusions; used for abrasive and cutting purposes. Also spelled boart.
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The City Section Section appeals committee overturned its decision to have the Sylmar High boys' basketball team forfeit six Valley Mission League victories Friday, Sylmar coach Bort Escoto said.
Tuesday, March 18, 2003, in the transit district's seventh annual police awards ceremony at the Joseph Bort MetroCenter Auditorium, 101 Eighth Street, Oakland (across the street from BART headquarters).
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This just goes to show you that people sometimes make mistakes,'' said Sylmar coach Bort Escoto.
The Mercanti Group, a Minneapolis-based investment and financial advisory firm, announced today that Randy Bort, a 14-year investment banking veteran, has joined the firm as a managing partner.
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We dug ourselves a hole,'' Sylmar coach Bort Escoto said.