(Of a surface or material) not easily damaged by friction or use: a layer of wear-resistant rubber matting wear-resistant carbide blades
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- The keypad is wear-resistant so that as long as you keep it clean, thieves won't be able to detect which keys are most often used.
- These pans are also very wear-resistant.
- Hardened stainless steel is the most wear-resistant material, but it is also the most expensive.