biocorrosion

[ bahy-oh-kuh-roh-zhuhn ]
/ ˌbaɪ oʊ kəˈroʊ ʒən /

noun

corrosion caused by or enhanced by bacteria or other microorganisms; biologically induced corrosion.

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Origin of biocorrosion

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