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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The formation of reddish-brown ferric oxides on iron by low-temperature oxidation in the presence of water.

Usage examples (32)
  • Using stucco to prevent rusting is an interesting thought.
  • Stuart was dead; -- his sword rusting under the dry leaves of Hollywood, and his battle-flag was furled forever.
  • We watched the men 'rusting' various metal objects.
  • Its rusting hair dryers were made in the Brezhnev era. for more
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