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abrasion

Tony Atkins and Marcel Escudier

in A Dictionary of Mechanical Engineering

Published in print January 2013 | ISBN: 9780199587438
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191752308
abrasion

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The removal of surface material by the scratching action of hard particles, either deliberately (abrasive papers, abrasive cleaning, abrasive machining)

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Subjects: Mechanical Engineering

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