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Definition 1: withdrawing into the background; making yourself inconspicuous - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for effacement in the sense of this definition

(effacement is a kind of ...) the act of withdrawing

"the withdrawal of French troops from Vietnam"

Definition 2: shortening of the uterine cervix and thinning of its walls as it is dilated during labor - [noun denoting process]

(effacement is a kind of ...) a process occurring in living organisms

(... is part of effacement) concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child

"she was in labor for six hours"

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