n. a thing that erases, esp. a piece of rubber or plastic used for removing pencil and ink marks.

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(ɪˈreɪsə(r), -z-)
[f. as prec. + -er1.]
One who, or that which, erases; any instrument used to erase written characters, blots, etc. Cf. ink-eraser.
In mod. Dicts.

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