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What does "Abrasion" mean?

Definition

(n.) A superficial excoriation, with loss of substance under the form of small shreds (n.) The act of abrading, wearing, or rubbing off; the wearing away by friction; as, the abrasion of coins (n.) The substance rubbed off


Synonyms attrition, scratch, scrape, grinding, excoriation, detrition, corrasion


Word Family abrasions