Dictionary » A » Abrasion

Abrasion

Abrasion

1. (Science: pathology) The wearing away of a substance or structure (such as the skin or the teeth) through some unusual or abnormal mechanical process.

2. (Science: clinical sign) a superficial injury to the skin or other body tissue caused by rubbing or scraping resulting in an area of body surface denuded of skin or mucous membrane.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


A Brief Overview Of Men's Winter Coats

... which compromise is finest: mild nylon fabrics which extra compact but a whole less durable, or solid exterior nylon fabrics that could withstand abrasion. canada goose jacket animal abuse canada goose polarjacke chateau jacket canada goose jacket youtube canada goose montebello cg55 price buy ...

See entire post
by goosecanadaca
Sat Oct 04, 2014 8:08 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: A Brief Overview Of Men's Winter Coats
Replies: 0
Views: 14

Hunting Canada Geese - 6 Useful Guidelines For Hunting The C

... very best: mild nylon fabrics which is actually a lot lesser but a lot less sturdy, or powerful exterior nylon materials which will stand around abrasion. canada goose kensington navy canada goose images canada goose products womenus canada goose chilliwack parka jacket canada goose outlet hamburg ...

See entire post
by goosecanadaca
Sat Oct 04, 2014 8:05 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Hunting Canada Geese - 6 Useful Guidelines For Hunting The C
Replies: 0
Views: 12

What Utilized Learn About Leadership And Succession Planning

... fabrics which is actually a lot more compact but a reduced amount of sturdy, or powerful exterior nylon materials which will stand substantially abrasion. canada goose yorkville parka beige cg30009 canada goose alberta vest uk canada goose dame kensington parka sort heli arctic parka by canada ...

See entire post
by goosecanadaca
Sat Oct 04, 2014 7:58 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: What Utilized Learn About Leadership And Succession Planning
Replies: 0
Views: 13

Question about "Skin"

... some cells as well as bacteria and fungi that are hanging out on our skin. If we scratch hard enough or scrape of against something we can get an abrasion or a laceration where the scratch goes down to the dermis and hyperdermis where we have capillaries that may be ruptured and release blood.

See entire post
by daniel.kurz
Mon Nov 21, 2011 6:58 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Question about "Skin"
Replies: 2
Views: 1427

Dialog Re: Living/Nonliving Division

... and so on. However, the reactions of the rock are mostly limited to surface atoms dissolving in passing water, or being stripped away by wind or abrasion with other hard objects. Q: So what it comes down to is the variety of reactions? That’s what really separates living from nonliving? R: Not ...

See entire post
by NeilC413
Tue Feb 23, 2010 2:07 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dialog Re: Living/Nonliving Division
Replies: 3
Views: 6145
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 3,628 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link