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e·rode

(ē-rōd'),
1. To cause, or to be affected by, erosion.
2. To remove by ulceration.
[L. erodo, to gnaw away]

e·rode

(ē-rōd')
1. To cause, or to be affected by, erosion.
2. To remove by ulceration.
[L. erodo, to gnaw away]

erode

(ē-rōd′) [L. erodere]
1. To wear away.
2. To eat away by ulceration.

e·rode

(ē-rōd')
1. To cause, or to be affected by, erosion.
2. To remove by ulceration.
[L. erodo, to gnaw away]
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The following steps were set for the development of the mathematical model for controlling the eroded material volume and the resulted surface:
Merta inspects chips of fossilized bone that have eroded from a hillside.
The mass was centered on the temporomandibular joint, and it had eroded the lateral margin of the mandibular condyle.
Patton rightfully concludes that the tensions and splintering of the socialists increased the potential for militancy, while at the same time, it eroded the solidarity of the SPD and the affiliated trade unions.
The construction equipment field should gain about 3% next year, but the needed repairs to the nation's badly eroded infrastructure could boost that gain considerably.
And then a bunch more got eroded out with this last rain, so you could kind of tell.
Wind and rain eroded (wore down) the sandstone, until a piece of hadrosaur bone poked through the surface.
continue to be protected, basic private property principles have been eroded through the application of rent control, zoning, wetland and historic preservation laws.
30, most of the gains in the asset balance were eroded in 2003 by unusually large cash payments to retiring pilots.
The mineral particles in those rocks eroded from mountains and settled in river deltas and offshore sediments between 2.
OJAI - Residents were filling sandbags and shoveling mud between the downpours Wednesday, bracing for rainfall that could have triggered flooding or mudslides in the neighborhoods near the 4,371 eroded acres scorched by the Ojai Ranch Fire last year.
Three solid square boxes are grouped round a central space, which starts off in plan as being cruciform, but is eroded towards the south-east, falling with the slope to become a double-height glazed space contained in a sinuous metal and glass wall overlooking river and moor.