Synonyms of attrition in English:

attrition


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See Spanish definition of desgaste

noun

1‘the strike developed into a bitter war of attrition’

SYNONYMS
wearing down, wearing away, weakening, debilitation, enfeebling, sapping, attenuation
harassment, harrying

2‘the attrition of the edges of the teeth’

SYNONYMS
abrasion, friction, rubbing, chafing, corroding, corrosion, erosion, eating away, grinding, scraping, wearing away, wearing, excoriation, deterioration, damaging
rare detrition