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Synonyms for fray

Synonyms for fray

a quarrel, fight, or disturbance marked by very noisy, disorderly, and often violent behavior

Synonyms for fray

a noisy fight

wear away by rubbing

cause friction

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Key words: measurement technique, fiber reinforced plastic, delamination, fraying
Evidence indicates feeding preference in dense overstory transects by cottontails (stem shearing--A, B, D), and deer (October fraying of foliage stems--A & B).
This will stop them fraying and you will be able to thread them through the eyeholes easily.
Before hookup, also check the power/data cable for fraying at the connectors.
Angels third baseman Troy Glaus has elected to undergo surgery to repair fraying in the labrum and rotator cuff of his right shoulder, a procedure that likely will end his season and possibly end his tenure with the club.