frication

noun
fri·ca·tion | \friˈkāshən\
plural -s

Definition of frication 

1 obsolete : friction specifically : a rubbing of the body with the hands

2a : a fricative sound

b : the frictional rustling of a fricative sound

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History and Etymology for frication

Middle English fricacioun, from Latin frication-, fricatio, from fricatus (past participle of fricare to rub) + -ion-, -io -ion

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