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scuffing

[′skəf·iŋ]
(engineering)
The dull mark, sometimes the result of abrasion, on the surface of glazed ceramic or glassware.
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It has a slip-resistant formula, ideal for kitchens and bathrooms, and is also designed to resist scuffing, as well as scratches, knocks, flaking, peeling and chipping.
Scuffing was too low in typical testing to be measured by test machines.
The indented label panel protects labels from scuffing during shipping and at retail.
TurboLam is approved for the production of labels for milk and juice packaging where protection from scuffing and tearing during handling and transport are critical.
Q: I'd like to paint my living room floor but I'm concerned about it chipping, marking and scuffing, as my friend painted hers some time ago and it's pretty damaged.
I hope our three kids, Sam and Katherine and William, can keep running the laps of adolescence and early adulthood without scuffing their knees on too many hurdles.
FURIOUS England pointed the finger at Shahid Afridi last night after the Pakistan cheat was caught on camera deliberately scuffing up the pitch during a bomb scare.
Former England spinner Robert Croft has launched a scathing attack on Pakistan's Shahid Afridi for deliberately scuffing the wicket in the second Test in Faisalabad yesterday.
The Series 400 TRT (transverse roller top) belt features rollers that turn perpendicular to the belt's direction of travel, facilitating smooth 90[degrees] transfers, improving throughput and eliminating green and finished tire scuffing. The Series 400 raised rib belt is said to provide a smooth, non-stick surface with minimal belt-to-tire contact.
Offering a variety of patterns in several subtle colors and manufactured with DuPont's Teflon film, Traffic Lite is designed for use in light- to medium-abuse areas to protect against soiling, marring, and scuffing. Traffic Lite is available in five patterns: Reflections, Rush Hour, Shagreen Leather, Silk Road, and Slipstream.
Curwood's three-ply construction protects printed graphics from the scuffing that often happens during distribution by using a thin matte layer of protective film.