Translation of "abrasion" - English-German dictionary

abrasion

noun /əˈbreiʒən/

an injury caused by scraping or grazing the skin

die Abschürfung
She suffered only minor abrasions in the accident.
abrasive /-siv/ adjective

tending to make surfaces rough when rubbed on to them

schmirgelartig
An abrasive material is unsuitable for cleaning baths.

(Translation of “abrasion” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)