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abrasion
used in Catch-22

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Definition
area where the skin is torn or worn off

or:

erosion by friction
  • Back in his office, he wept; and when he finished weeping he washed the blood from his mouth and nose, scrubbed the dirt from the abrasions on his cheek and forehead, and summoned Sergeant Towser.
    Chapter 9 — Major Major Major Major (79% in)

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