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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Eight officers sustained non-life-threatening injuries including cuts, abrasions and bruises, AP reports.
North Haven First Selectman Michael Freda said the injuries included cuts, abrasions and bruises and are not life-threatening.
The victim suffered abrasions to her chin, a chipped tooth and bruising to her neck, prosecutors said.
What is known is that the adorable seven-year-old Australian cattle dog came to the Arizona Humane Society with abrasions on her head, missing and worn down teeth, dirty ears and had blood coming from several wounds.
Ray Borg, a flyweight who was scheduled to battle Brandon Moreno, also was deemed unfit to fight after suffering corneal abrasions.
She also was treated for cuts and abrasions at the hospital on Nov. 12 before being released, according to the statement.
Black left Wednesday’s game with an abrasion on his right eye.
For instance, for continuous monitoring of food intake, the sensors will need to be robust enough to withstand abrasion during chewing.
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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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