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Detrition

De`tri´tion
n.1.A wearing off or away.
Phonograms which by process long-continued detrition have reached a step of extreme simplicity.
- I. Taylor (The Alphabet).
Noun1.detrition - erosion by friction
2.detrition - the wearing down of rock particles by friction due to water or wind or ice
3.detrition - effort expended in rubbing one object against another
Synonyms: friction, rubbing
abrasion, attrition, corrasion, eating away, eroding, erosion, wearing, wearing away
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Detroit
Detroit River
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