- The act of using away by rubbing: beach pebbles worn smooth by detrition.
- attrition; erosion by friction
- A wearing off or away.
- A wearing down; the work of wearing away.
- effort expended in going one item over another with stress
- erosion by rubbing
- the putting on down of rock particles by rubbing due to water or wind or ice
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- The act of using away by rubbing: beach…
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