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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The action of the elements in altering the color, texture, composition, or form of exposed objects.

Usage examples (34)
  • I wish you well in weathering this storm and can only hope that things will quiet back down after tomorrow.
  • This is called weathering, and was originally used by scale modellers to achieve a look close to the real thing.
  • This process is called weathering - and the rate of weathering, Kasting pointed out, depends on the temperature.
  • "Then you know what kind of weathering it's taken." for more
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