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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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Last seen on August 26 on the same show, she was observed to have sounded a little raspier. However, she was said to be in pretty good shape.
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.E.R.D.
The Smooth Talker Double Reed has a raspier voice capable of sounding like an old hen.
Duffy still RETRO Duffy manages to keep the 60s nostalgia that has become her statement theme, a faintly crackling bass and catchy synths run under Duffy's 'Dusty-esque' voice, which seems to have taken a raspier and more mature sound since we last heard her.
While mastering this call, the hunter can move to the Double V, a slightly raspier call.
Coupled with a responsive throttle pedal and a tuned air induction system for a raspier sound, the Puma offered a unique sporting character.
Although their vocals are slightly rougher, and perhaps a bit raspier than those of the late Ronnie James Dio, SpitShine members have proven themselves talented and confident enough to take on the challenge of reinterpreting Black Sabbath's classic metal song "Heaven and Hell," which is surely a spectacle to behold.
The traditional black vinyl is easier to blow and has a raspier sound.
I tried soft sounds, then got raspier and the bull would answer, but still not get up.