corroding

Definitions of corroding
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n erosion by chemical action

Synonyms:
corrosion, erosion
Types:
indentation, pitting, roughness
the formation of small pits in a surface as a consequence of corrosion
rust, rusting
the formation of reddish-brown ferric oxides on iron by low-temperature oxidation in the presence of water
Type of:
chemical action, chemical change, chemical process
(chemistry) any process determined by the atomic and molecular composition and structure of the substances involved

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