noun con·fri·ca·tion \ˌkänfrə̇ˈkāshən\

Definition of confrication




  1. :  a rubbing together :  friction

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Origin and Etymology of confrication

Middle English confricatioun, from Late Latin confrication-, confricatio, from Latin confricatus (past participle of confricare to rub vigorously, from com- + fricare to rub) + -ion-, -io -ion — more at friction

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a brief usually trivial fact

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