Definition of Erasion

1. n. The act of erasing; a rubbing out; obliteration.

Definition of Erasion

1. Noun. The act of erasing; a rubbing out or obliteration. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Erasion

1. an erasure [n -S] - See also: erasure

Medical Definition of Erasion

1. An obsolete term for the scraping away of tissue, especially of bone. Origin: L. E-rado, pp. E-rasum, to scrape away (05 Mar 2000)

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Literary usage of Erasion

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1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1890)
"erasion is a conservative operation designed for the removal of tuberculous material of both soft and hard parts in the region of the articulations, ..."

2. The Retrospect of Medicine by William Braithwaite (1879)
"RODENT ULCER (FLAT EPITHELIOMA) OF SKIN TREATED BY erasion WITH A SHARP SPOON. By Dr. BALMANNO SQUIRE, Surgeon to the British Hospital for Diseases of the ..."

3. The Diseases of Children: Medical and Surgical by Henry Ashby, George Arthur Wright (1896)
"Should it be decided that the case is too far advanced for erasion, excision of the joint should be performed. Of several plans that we have tried we now ..."

4. Transactions of the Royal Academy of Medicine in Ireland by Academy of Medicine in Ireland (1889)
"... OR erasion OF THE KNEE- JOINT. BY FRANCIS T. HEUSTON, MD, FRCS; Surgeon to the Adelaide Hospital and Lecturer on Anatomy, ..."

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