Meaning of “eraser” in the English Dictionary

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"eraser" in British English

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erasernoun [ C ]

uk /ɪˈreɪ.zər/ us /ɪˈreɪ.sɚ/ mainly US UK usually rubber

A1 a small piece of rubber used to remove the marks made by a pencil:

If you draw or write in pencil you can always rub out your mistakes with an eraser.

(Definition of “eraser” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"eraser" in American English

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erasernoun [ C ]

us /ɪˈreɪ·sər/

a small piece of rubber that can be used to remove marks, esp. pencil marks on paper

(Definition of “eraser” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)