Meaning of ABRASION in English

ABRASION

noun Etymology: Medieval Latin ~-, abrasio, from Latin abradere Date: 1554 1. a wearing, grinding, or rubbing away by friction, irritation , an abraded area of the skin or mucous membrane

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