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(geology) the mechanical process of wearing or grinding something down (as by particles washing over it)

the act of having on your person as a covering or adornment

producing exhaustion

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It was found that the wear in the abrasive mass, steel 65G tempered in oil (30-35 HRC) wearing less than the steel tempered in water (58-60 HRC) [9].
MARLENE DIETRICH (March 29, 1951): Dietrich received a standing ovation when she presented the award for foreign language film wearing this jaw-dropping black satin cocktail dress.
Before 2000, when the Florida legislature narrowed the state's helmet law, ABATE of Florida members would ride into Tallahassee bareheaded, with a pre-arranged police escort, and ride out wearing helmets.
In discussing promotional shirts issued in conjunction with his first two films, Lee argued that "somebody wearing your T-shirt is a walking billboard" (Grant 18).
I started wearing Capezio pointe shoes as a little girl and never switched brands.
Early in their tour, several women shop with Wearing to find the black scarf and manteau that will be her outer garments for the duration, and for the chador, heavier and all encompassing, which she must wear to sacred sites or on holy days.
My client [a builder] was wearing Wrangler jeans and a short-sleeved shirt
An adult man in the village is not taken seriously unless he is wearing a jallabia.
Hearing aid wearers must be prepared to wear hearing aids, become active and informed consumers, understand the benefits of the aids, and learn to adjust to the experience of wearing these mechanical devices.
The wearing of polymers against smooth steel was measured using a thrust-washer wear apparatus, described in detail elsewhere.
However, two States (California and Wisconsin) opted not to create separate substantive offenses, but rather, adopted enhancing statutes that impose an additional sentence when an individual is convicted of committing a crime while wearing body armor.
As for their famous advertising campaign "Individuals of Style"--the one featuring real people of varying degrees of realness wearing Gap clothing the way they alone wear it--I thought it was darn effective.
But two new studies now find that patients wearing disposable lenses have higher rates of this eye inflammation than people with other kinds of contacts.
Speed, direction of travel, abrasive material, and working in a packing condition contribute to both the wearing of the bushing OD and the sprocket teeth.