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1. Causing abrasion: scratched the stovetop with an abrasive cleanser.
2. Harsh and rough in manner: an unpleasant, abrasive personality.
A substance that abrades.
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|Noun||1.||abrasiveness - the roughness of a substance that causes abrasions|
|2.||abrasiveness - the quality of being sharply disagreeable|
disagreeableness - the quality of being disagreeable and unpleasant