worn spot

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Noun1.worn spot - a spot that has been worn away by abrasion or erosion
maculation, patch, speckle, dapple, fleck, spot - a small contrasting part of something; "a bald spot"; "a leopard's spots"; "a patch of clouds"; "patches of thin ice"; "a fleck of red"
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The Helsby clubhouse was destroyed by fire on Christmas Eve 1969 but fortunately the old silver tankard - so well-used it is possible to see the worn spot where William's thumb rested - had been removed two days before, taken home by John to be polished.
No road, no worn spot, minimal skills, comforted only by the knowledge that there was nothing but my own stupi dity that would kill me in the next twenty-four hours.
It has, says grandsonDavid, been well-treated but also dropped during years of such extensive use it is even possible to identify the worn spot made by William's thumb.
A main frame bore that is worn outside the tolerance limits will need to have the worn spots welded up and the complete bore re-machined to tolerance.
Is it okay to spray some dry film lubricant on the worn spots to help keep corrosion from setting in?
There are projects here that will help the gardener or landscaper to make the most out of limited space, compensate for not having time enough to keep annuals from looking their best, deal with otherwise doggedly shady areas and worn spots in the year, using relatively inexpensive and low-maintenance water features.