Mohs sentence example
- This makes it almost as hard as a diamond, which registers as a 10 on the Mohs Scale.
- With a rating of 9 on the Mohs hardness scale, the only harder gem is the diamond.
- Diamonds are gauged for hardness based on the Mohs hardness scale of one to ten with ten being the hardest substance, and Herkimer diamonds rate higher than standard quartz, though they are softer than genuine diamonds.
- Mohs micrographic surgery - In effort to remove fewer healthy cells than he would have to during excision, the doctor cuts out the cancerous cells and then examines the bordering ones with a microscope in order to ensure they are all gone.