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||the rubbing of objects against each other.
If you don't have gloves, you can warm your hands with friction.
||the resistance of a surface to motion, as of an object sliding or rolling over it.
On a rainy day, there may not be enough friction to stop your car quickly.
||disagreement between people or groups of people; conflict.
It bothers me that there is so much friction in our family.
||antagonism, conflict, discord