Erasure - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈreɪʒər|  American pronunciation of the word erasure
Brit.  |ɪˈreɪʒə|  British pronunciation of the word erasure

noun

- a correction made by erasing

there were many erasures in the typescript

- a surface area where something has been erased

another word had been written over the erasure

- deletion by an act of expunging or erasing (syn: expunction, expunging)

Examples

There were many errors and erasures in the typescript.

a way to avoid accidental erasure of data from your computer

there were many erasures in the typescript

another word had been written over the erasure

a clearly evident erasure in the manuscript

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