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rasp

a coarse file with rows of raised teeth

rasp

[rasp]
(design engineering)
A metallic tool with a rough surface of small points used for shaping and finishing metal, plaster, stone, and wood; designed in a number of useful curved shapes.

rasp

A coarse file having its surface dotted with protruding pointed teeth.

RASP

(language)
["RASP - A Language with Operations on Fuzzy Sets", D.D. Djakovic, Comp Langs 13(3):143-148 (1988)].
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Eventually my voice will get deeper and raspier because of all the crap on your lungs.
Charlotte says smoking is another habit which will make her voice deeper and raspier but she loves doing it.
Powerful, five kinds, high and narrow, each produced deeper or hollower or raspier sounds than the others.
But He Said, She Said had a heavier, raspier, raw feel, yet it was his old hits that got the crowd going.
At the Greek Theater Sunday night, the amiable singer-guitarist (whose voice has grown raspier and more Dylanesque over the years) delivered a generous two-hour set that covered his entire career but focused on his inimitable guitar playing.
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Last seen on August 26 on the same show, she was observed to have sounded a little raspier.
A definite change from his raspier, more alternative first album, which wasn't particularly successful, "G I R L" proves Pharrell -- a member of N.
The Smooth Talker Double Reed has a raspier voice capable of sounding like an old hen.