Definition of abrasion in English:

abrasion

Line breaks: abra|sion
Pronunciation: /əˈbreɪʒ(ə)n
 
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noun

[mass noun]

Origin

mid 17th century: from Latin abrasio(n-), from the verb abradere (see abrade).

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