Meaning of ABRASIVE in English

(RUBBING) [adjective], [noun] - (of) a substance used for rubbing away the surface of something, esp. in order to clean it or make it shinyIs it OK to use an abrasive cleaner/powder/liquid/sponge to clean this bath, or will it scratch it?You'll need a strong abrasive for cleaning this sink. [C]

Cambridge English vocab.      Кембриджский английский словарь.