Abrasion

Abrasion

[uh-brey-zhuhn]
Abrasion may refer to:

  • Abrasion (medical), a wound consisting of superficial damage to the skin
  • Abrasion (dental), the loss of tooth structure by mechanical forces from a foreign element
  • Abrasion (geology), mechanical scraping of a rock surface by friction between rocks and moving particles
  • Abrasion (band), an Australian heavy metal band
  • Abrasion (BDSM), a human sexual practice involving sexual arousal from contact with abrasive substances

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