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  Definition of detrition
  1. effort expended in rubbing one object against another
  2. the wearing down of rock particles by friction due to water or wind or ice
  3. erosion by friction
Similar Words: friction, rubbing, grinding, abrasion, attrition, corrasion

 

Hyponyms: attrition

 

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

 

Anagrams: rendition, internode

 

 
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