Examples of abrasion in a Sentence
abrasion of rocks by wind and water
walked away from the auto accident with only minor abrasions
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Lomax’s stepson had several abrasions and bruises on his face, Ware said.
Their award-winning cabinetry has been constructed with durable materials with breakthrough technology able to withstand humidity, temperature and abrasions.
Made from renewable products such as natural corn and soybean oils, Powerfill is soft and flexible and will result in fewer abrasions and a softer impact for players diving for balls.
The child was not strapped into the car seat and suffered significant abrasions.
Lillianna suffered several abrasions, contusions and bleeding on the brain, according to the complaint.
The warrant states the victim appeared severely beaten and had numerous abrasions on her body.
As an example of how I was not protected, I was attacked by a fan at a game, leaving abrasions on my shoulder.
According to the Mayo Clinic, a corneal abrasion usually heals in a day or two.
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ABRASION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of abrasion for English Language Learners
: an injury caused by something that rubs or scrapes against the skin
: the act or process of damaging or wearing away something by rubbing, grinding, or scraping
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