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  Definition of attrition
  1. the act of rubbing together; wearing something down by friction
  2. a wearing down to weaken or destroy; "a war of attrition"
  3. sorrow for sin arising from fear of damnation
  4. the wearing down of rock particles by friction due to water or wind or ice
  5. erosion by friction
Similar Words: contrition, contriteness, grinding, abrasion, detrition, corrasion

 

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

 

Anagrams: titration, narration, initiator, Tarantino

 

 
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