WordNet-Online
Free dictionary and thesaurus of English. Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and more...
Hint: double-click any word to get it searched!

Google
 

detrition

 
Noun detrition has 3 senses
  1. abrasion, attrition, corrasion, detrition - erosion by friction
    --1 is a kind of erosion, eroding, eating away, wearing, wearing away
  2. grinding, abrasion, attrition, detrition - the wearing down of rock particles by friction due to water or wind or ice
    --2 is a kind of friction, rubbing
  3. friction, detrition, rubbing - effort expended in rubbing one object against another
    --3 is a kind of effort, elbow grease, exertion, travail, sweat
    --3 has particulars: attrition
WordNet-Online
Home | Free dictionary software | Copyright notice | Contact us | Network & desktop search | Search My Network | LAN Find | Reminder software | Software downloads | WordNet dictionary | Automotive thesaurus