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Webster's 1828 Dictionary

ATTRI'TE, a. [L. attritus, worn, of ad and tero to wear; Gr. See Trite.] worn by rubbing or friction.
[See Trite, which is now generally used.]

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Attrite At*trite", a. [L. attritus, p. p. of atterere; ad + terere to rub. See Trite.] 1. Rubbed; worn by friction. --Milton. 2. (Theol.) Repentant from fear of punishment; having attrition of grief for sin; -- opposed to contrite.



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