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abrasion
used in A Thousand Acres

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Definition
area where the skin is torn or worn off

or:

erosion by friction
  • It was a strange accident, from which Harold escaped with only abrasions: he had been taking some tiling pipe out of his truck to set it beside a ditch.
    p. 106.6

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