Synonyms for erasure

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The writing is remarkable for its legibility and freedom from erasure.

Page after page of the neatest of minute figures, not a blot, not a blur, not an erasure.

In the MS. there is some erasure in pencil of which I have taken no notice.

For answer she bent over her typewriter and began to make an erasure.

Well, then, this one is of the most unquestionable authenticity; there is only one erasure.

Then the chief editor went on with his erasure; and interlineations.

This time there had been no attempt at erasure; the boot track was plain.

A quick, sure stroke is needed as no change or erasure is possible.

He therefore made a stroke of erasure through the whole affair.

Surely enough, there was the erasure, and there the substitution.

WORD ORIGIN

1734, from erase + -ure.

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