What Does Attrition Mean?


2 Answers

Nisha Fernandes Profile
Nisha Fernandes answered
Attrition can be defined as wearing down due to friction. It is also defined as a gradual diminishing due to stress. It also denotes a gradual reduction of personnel or membership due to personal causes, resignation, retirement or death. Another meaning of attrition is repentance from sin done more due to fear of punishment from God rather than love of God.

Attrition has several connotations in military science. Attrition warfare is the military strategy undertaken to tire the enemy by continually defeating them causing them innumerable losses in both personnel and property. Attrition is also the name of a music group which is has signed with Projekt Records. The website attrition is dedicated to information protection. The War of Attrition was fought in 1968 to 1970 between Israel and Egypt.

Answer Question