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What does S stand for?

S stands for Silicaceous (asteroid class)

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burr, silicaceous rock capable of being employed for millstones) VISA 22,9,19,1 BLAFF 2,12,1,6,6 (to bark as a dog) 8 digits BYESS 2,25,5,19,19 (bias) BOXEN 2,15,24,5,14 (pertaining to the box tree) 10 digits SESTET 19,5,19,20,5,20 is a Memnon word DEVOIDS 4,5,22,15,9,4,19 (to expel, void v.
After shedding several kilometers of methane, the surface of Charon would be expected to resemble a global "moraine,' with the residuum composed of (cosmically abundant) water-ice and a "slag' of darker carbonaceous or silicaceous impurities or both.