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Rasse
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Rasure definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

RA'SURE, n. s as z. [L. rasura, from rado, rasus. See Rase.]
1. The act of scraping or shaving; the act of erasing.
2. The mark by which a letter, word or any part of a writing is erased, effaced or obliterated; an erasure.

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: Middle French, from Latin rasura, from rasus, past participle of radere Date: 1508 erasure, obliteration

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Rasure Ra"sure (?; 135), n. [L. rasura, fr. radere, rasum, to scrape, to shave. See Rase, v.] 1. The act of rasing, scraping, or erasing; erasure; obliteration. 2. A mark by which a letter, word, or any part of a writing or print, is erased, effaced, or obliterated; an erasure. --Ayliffe.

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. Erasure, obliteration, scraping, shaving.



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