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an act of erasing
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eraser – something used to erase, as writing in pencil
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1. The act or an instance of erasing: erasure of the blackboard.
2. A mark showing that something has been erased: The document has many erasures.
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1. the act or an instance of erasing
2. the place or mark, as on a piece of paper, where something has been erased
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1. an act or instance of erasing.
2. a spot or mark left after erasing.
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|Noun||1.||erasure - a correction made by erasing; "there were many erasures in the typescript"|
correction - something substituted for an error
|2.||erasure - a surface area where something has been erased; "another word had been written over the erasure"|
|3.||erasure - deletion by an act of expunging or erasing|
deletion - the act of deleting something written or printed
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noun deletion, wiping, wiping out, cancellation, effacing, obliteration, effacement the sudden disastrous erasure of my hard drive
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erasure[ɪˈreɪʒəʳ] n (frm) → cancellatura
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