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anticorrosive

[ an-tee-kuh-roh-siv, an-tahy- ]
/ ˌæn ti kəˈroʊ sɪv, ˌæn taɪ- /
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noun

something that prevents or counteracts corrosion.

adjective

Also an·ti·cor·ro·sion. preventing or counteracting corrosion.

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Origin of anticorrosive

First recorded in 1815–25; anti- + corrosive
an·ti·cor·ro·sive·ly, adverban·ti·cor·ro·sive·ness, noun
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