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Definition of ABRASIVE


  • means, literally, causing damage or wear by rubbing, grinding, or scraping.
  • an abrading substance [n ABRASIVES]
  • (of sounds or music) Rough to the ear; harsh
  • (of a person or manner) Showing little concern for the feelings of others; harsh
  • (of a substance or material) Capable of polishing or cleaning a hard surface by rubbing or grinding
  • Tending to rub or graze the skin
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