Definition of effacement
- Effacement of the forces that press upon or against consciousness is not a simple negation.
- —Charles E. Winquist
- It wasn't until after Luce's death, in 1967, that Hadden's name was restored to its place at the top of Time's masthead. His precocious rise and then gradual effacement is the fascinating story of Isaiah Wilner's "The Man Time Forgot … "
- —Charles McGrath
- effacement of the spinal subarachnoid space