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Related / Similar Words: abrasion, attrition, detrition

 

Definition:
  • a harsh and strident sound (as of the grinding of gears);
  • matter resulting from the process of grinding; "vegetable grindings clogged the drain";
  • the wearing down of rock particles by friction due to water or wind or ice;

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    Derivational Morphology: grate, grind, mash, crunch, bray, comminute, abrade, corrade, abrase, rub down, rub off

     

     
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