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  Definition of Rubbing
  1. effort expended in rubbing one object against another
  2. representation consisting of a copy (as of an engraving) made by laying paper over something and rubbing it with charcoal
  3. the resistance encountered when one body is moved in contact with another
Similar Words: friction, detrition

 

Hyponyms: attrition, grinding, abrasion, detrition, grip, traction, adhesive friction

 

Derivational Morphology: rub, fray, fret, chafe, scratch

 

Anagrams: burning

 

 
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