Definition of Corrosion in English :

Define Corrosion in English

Corrosion meaning in English

Meaning of Corrosion in English

Pronunciation of Corrosion in English

Corrosion pronunciation in English

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Corrosion

see synonyms of corrosion

Noun

1. corrosion

a state of deterioration in metals caused by oxidation or chemical action

2. corroding, corrosion, erosion

erosion by chemical action

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Corrosion

see synonyms of corrosion
noun
1. 
a process in which a solid, esp a metal, is eaten away and changed by a chemical action, as in the oxidation of iron in the presence of water by an electrolytic process
2. 
slow deterioration by being eaten or worn away
3. 
the condition produced by or the product of corrosion

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Corrosion

see synonyms of corrosion
noun
1. 
a corroding or being corroded
2. 
a substance, as rust, formed by corroding

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Corrosion

see synonyms of corrosion
n.
1.
a. The act or process of corroding.
b. The condition produced by corroding.
2. A substance, such as rust, formed by corroding.

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