erasure

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noun era·sure \i-ˈrā-shər also -zhər\

Definition of erasure

  1. :  an act or instance of erasing

Examples of erasure in a Sentence

  1. accidental erasure of the tape

  2. There were many errors and erasures in the typescript.

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First Known Use of erasure

1734


ERASURE Defined for English Language Learners

erasure

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Definition of erasure for English Language Learners

  • : an act of erasing something ( chiefly US )


ERASURE Defined for Kids

erasure

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noun era·sure \i-ˈrā-shər\

Definition of erasure for Students

  1. :  an act of erasing


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