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abrase

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abrade, corrade, abrase, rub down, rub offverb

    wear away

Wiktionary

  1. abraseverb

    To wear down; rub off; smoothen; abrade.

    Etymology: From abrasus, perfect passive participle of abrado, from ab + rado.

  2. abraseadjective

    Rubbed smooth or clear; blank.

    Etymology: From abrasus, perfect passive participle of abrado, from ab + rado.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abraseadjective

    rubbed smooth

    Etymology: [L. abrasus, p. p. of abradere. See Abrade.]

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  1. abears

  2. abaser

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of abrase in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of abrase in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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