Definition of abrasion:
loot, lettuce, cabbage, detrition, athlete's foot, scratching, dough, corrasion, lolly, abscess, knead, wampum, contrition, excoriation, boodle, gelt, starting line, bruise, moolah, scrape, dinero, attrition, abrade, scratch line, chicken feed, buff, bedsore, simoleons, start, incision, prick, lucre, rasp, grind, bread, boil, scratch, chafe, scribble, scrawl, run, cacography, shekels, graze, kale, clams, contriteness, rub, blackhead, black eye, sugar, dent, grinding, pelf.
blemish (part of speech: noun)
- friction (part of speech: noun)
- "The Story of the Trapper", A. C. Laut.
Ore minerals concentrated in placers are those which resist abrasion and chemical solution during the processes of weathering and transportation, and which have a density sufficiently high so that they are partially sorted out and concentrated from the accompanying quartz and other minerals.- "The Economic Aspect of Geology", C. K. Leith.
- "Father Payne", Arthur Christopher Benson.