Definition of excoriation:
grinding, start, attrition, scraping, scratch line, corrasion, starting line, scratching, kale, dough, cabbage, scratch, pelf, mark, detrition, boodle, lettuce, incision, gelt, bread, scar, cacography, chicken feed, prick, wampum, loot, clams, scrawl, dent, abrasion, simoleons, slit, scrape, scribble, moolah, dinero, lolly, shekels, sugar, lucre.
If this paste like substance be allowed to remain on the skin, it might produce either an excoriation, or a " breaking- out" Besides, it is impossible, if that tenacious substance be allowed to remain on it, for the skin to perform its proper functions.- "Advice to a Mother on the Management of her Children", Pye Henry Chavasse.
- "Familiar Spanish Travels", W. D. Howells.
- "The Maternal Management of Children, in Health and Disease.", Thomas Bull, M.D..