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The unwanted electrical noise on the output of a sensor or instrument. Usually measured in terms of the signal-to-noise ratio ...
An explosion of fuel in a piston engine prior to closure of the inlet valve or of unburned fuel or ...
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The removal of surface material by the scratching action of hard particles, either deliberately (abrasive papers, abrasive cleaning, abrasive machining) ...
The differently-sized grits of hard materials such as emery employed for grinding, polishing, etc. ..