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a·brade

(ă-brād'),
1. To wear away by mechanical action.
2. To scrape away part or all of the surface layer from a part.
[L. ab-rado, pp. -rasus, to scrape off]

a·brade

(ă-brād')
1. To wear away by mechanical action.
2. To scrape away the surface layer from a part.
[L. ab-rado, pp. -rasus, to scrape off]

a·brade

(ă-brād')
1. To wear away by mechanical action.
2. To scrape away part or all of the surface layer from a part.
[L. ab-rado, pp. -rasus, to scrape off]

abrade (əbrād),

v to wear away by friction.

Patient discussion about abrade

Q. Eczema tic itching leads making his skin reddish and abraded. My brothers eczema is very vulnerable to allergens. In spite of steps taken to eliminate this we have not succeeded much. His medicines do not help him. They cannot cure this immune disorder. They have started showing some side effects. His fight for eczema tic itching starts again once he stops his medicines. Eczema tic itching leads making his skin reddish and abraded. If any diet can help then please guide?

A. Though food can also trigger eczema symptoms. Thus you must avoid cow`s milk, eggs, shellfish. Avoid dusty areas, pollution. His doctor would have told about the allergens to be avoided just follow them. You can also make him have raw food. It’s said that they help reduce on the return of the symptoms. Use anything as natural as possible, like soaps, clothing and anything which is unnatural. This will help for the eczematic impact to reduce.
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The abraded areas were rinsed again with sterile filtered seawater and exposed to bacteria as described earlier.
One of the five molting birds had abraded remiges and was molting some of its rectrices.
The excavation did not produce any definite indication of where the abraded grooves might fit within this sequence.
If we've abraded up on the blade above the edge bevel, we need to lift the spine of the blade higher next time.
In another animal experiment, hydrocortisone ointment was studied to determine if it could reduce the adverse effects of Gelfoam on an abraded middle ear cavity--specifically, if it could prevent the development of connective tissue.
In an earlier communication, the authors have reported that abraded NR vulcanizate powder can also be used as a filler at a loading of 50 phr in NR gum compound without deleterious effects on the properties (ref 8).
She is literally abraded to the bone by sadness for what might have been, and yet her beauty is still luminous with hope for what is still to come.
Two abraded zircon fractions (Z1, Z3) were hand picked, avoiding any grains with inclusions, and a third abraded fraction (Z2) contained minor inclusions.
While few cup-marks show evidence of pecking, most seem to have been abraded and polished.
Burned or frayed material is abraded away with a ball mill, or other appropriate tool, to create a fresh surface on which the high strength epoxy can adhere.
An abrasive article that includes the binder system exhibits an increase of workpiece surface abraded in a woodsanding normal force test as compared to an abrasive article including a binder system formed from a composition containing substantially no polymeric additive.
In the friability test, compacted cylindrical specimens are placed in the rotating screen and are abraded against one another and the screen to measure how well the compacted sand resists scuffing or abrasion, which on a sand mold leads to erosion and inclusions.