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Scrape or wear away by friction or erosion
“She stayed longer than usual in the shower, wishing for the rushing hot needles of water to abrade her skin and erode the still-vivid impressions of his touch.”
To damage by rubbing against a sharp or rough surface
“… the yacht's once-flawless wooden hull had been badly abraded by years of rough dockings.”
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