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Overview of noun rubbing

The noun rubbing has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. friction, rubbing

(the resistance encountered when one body is moved in contact with another)

2. rubbing

(representation consisting of a copy (as of an engraving) made by laying paper over something and rubbing it with charcoal)

3. friction, detrition, rubbing

(effort expended in moving one object over another with pressure)

Overview of noun rub

The noun rub has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. hang-up, hitch, rub, snag

(an unforeseen obstacle)

2. rub, wipe

(the act of rubbing or wiping; "he gave the hood a quick rub") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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