Synonyms of abrasion


1. abrasion, scratch, scrape, excoriation, wound, lesion

usage: an abraded area where the skin is torn or worn off

2. abrasion, attrition, corrasion, detrition, erosion, eroding, eating away, wearing, wearing away

usage: erosion by friction

3. grinding, abrasion, attrition, detrition, friction, rubbing

usage: the wearing down of rock particles by friction due to water or wind or ice

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