adjective see erode

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • erodible — erode ► VERB 1) gradually wear or be worn away. 2) gradually destroy (an abstract quality or state). DERIVATIVES erodible adjective. ORIGIN Latin erodere, from rodere gnaw …   English terms dictionary

  • erodible — See erodibility. * * * …   Universalium

  • erodible — adjective a) Capable of eroding b) Capable of being eroded See Also: erodibility …   Wiktionary

  • erodible —    Susceptible to erosion [16] …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • erodible — adj. able to be corroded or worn away; able to be eaten away …   English contemporary dictionary

  • erodible — erod·ible …   English syllables

  • erodible — …   Useful english dictionary

  • erode — erodible, erodable, erosible /i roh zeuh beuhl, seuh /, adj. erodibility, erodability, n. /i rohd /, v., eroded, eroding. v.t. 1. to eat into or away; destroy by slow consumption or disintegration: Battery acid had eroded the engine. Inflation… …   Universalium

  • river — river1 riverless, adj. riverlike, adj. /riv euhr/, n. 1. a natural stream of water of fairly large size flowing in a definite course or channel or series of diverging and converging channels. 2. a similar stream of something other than water: a… …   Universalium

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