What is another word for abrasion?

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An area damaged by scraping or wearing away
“Several weeks later, a woman is rushed into the emergency room with multiple bruises, scrapes, and abrasions.”
The process of scraping or wearing something away
“This suggests derivation from a sedimentary precursor in which zircons would reflect recycling and abrasion during sedimentary processes.”
The gradual destruction or diminution of something
Physical pain or injury
Physical harm that impairs the value, usefulness, or normal function of something
The act of rubbing
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