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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Abrasive  \Ab*ra"sive\,  a. 
  Producing  abrasion.  --Ure. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  abrasive 
  adj  1:  causing  abrasion  [syn:  {scratchy}] 
  2:  sharply  disagreeable;  rigorous;  "the  harsh  facts  of  court 
  delays";  "an  abrasive  character"  [syn:  {harsh}] 
  n  :  a  substance  that  abrades  or  wears  down  [syn:  {abradant},  {abrasive 
  material}] 




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