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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The pedestrian received minor abrasions but refused medical treatment, according to a police report.
Inverted poses can send a shirt away from the body, exposing the skin to possible burns or abrasions against ropes, bars or poles.
At nearby UCLA Medical Center, the ER has seen a few scooter incidents, mostly involving multiple abrasions and scrapes.
Undone Stitching Stitching comes undone from abrasion and general use.
Kehinde was taken to the hospital with abrasions and contusions.
Police said the driver suffered a minor abrasion and did not require medical attention.
The boy suffered two skull fractures and abrasions and is expected to survive, police said.
Rockets center Tarik Black, who missed one game with a right eye abrasion, is also expected to return.
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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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