Definition of attritive in English:

attritive

adjective

  • That causes attrition; gradually wearing away or weakening something or someone.

Origin

Early 18th century (in an earlier sense). From post-classical Latin attritivus from classical Latin attrīt-, past participial stem of atterere + -īvus.

Pronunciation

attritive

/əˈtrʌɪtɪv/