corrosiveness


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cor·ro·sive

 (kə-rō′sĭv, -zĭv)
adj.
1. Having the capability or tendency to cause corrosion: a corrosive acid.
2. Gradually destructive; steadily harmful: corrosive anxiety; corrosive increases in prices; a corrosive narcotics trade.
3. Spitefully sarcastic: corrosive criticism; corrosive wit.
n.
A substance having the capability or tendency to cause corrosion.

cor·ro′sive·ly adv.
cor·ro′sive·ness n.
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corrosiveness

noun
Irony or bitterness, as of tone:
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corrosiveness

[kəˈrəʊsɪvnɪs] ncorrosività
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Dorothea accused herself of some meanness in this timidity: it was always odious to her to have any small fears or contrivances about her actions, but at this moment she was seeking the highest aid possible that she might not dread the corrosiveness of Celia's pretty carnally minded prose.
The reasons include, corrosiveness, safety, smell, eco-credentials and real measurable efficacy advantages over bleach, at much lower concentrations.
Solder flux system corrosiveness was visualized by the ex situ analysis using a gel with tin ion indicator.
Results from this study will be a resource for highway and bridge engineers and contractors who need to evaluate the corrosiveness of soils and fill materials for construction, and will be of great interest to the AASHTO Subcommittees on Materials and on Bridges and Structures who review standards for material testing and design and construction of transportation facilities.
Voicing ideological propaganda in the piping utterances of an 8-year-old nicely underscores its corrosiveness and its futility.
The short answer is that we cannot afford to let the social corrosiveness and polarizing effects of the abortion issue further fray the bonds of trust and respect essential to the peaceful functioning of a liberal, pluralistic society.
But, even if the corrosiveness of office politics is long-standing, the same could be said of absenteeism or bullying and it does not mean it should not be recognised and attempts not be made to deal with it.
First Prize: "Using DC Electrochemical Techniques to Assess the Relative Corrosiveness of Water-Based Coatings and Their Ingredients" -- F.
The destruction of Bradley's academic career was testimony not only to the corrosiveness of Cold War anti-communism, but also to the ephemeral and fragile nature of academic freedom in the American university.
Many children instinctively grasped the corrosiveness of the postwar transformation, gravitating toward new forms of storytelling that seemed to rise unbidden from alien worlds.