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Overview of noun erosion

The noun erosion has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) erosion, eroding, eating away, wearing, wearing away

((geology) the mechanical process of wearing or grinding something down (as by particles washing over it))

2. erosion

(condition in which the earth's surface is worn away by the action of water and wind)

3. erosion

(a gradual decline of something; "after the accounting scandal there was an erosion of confidence in the auditors")

4. corrosion, corroding, erosion

(erosion by chemical action) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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