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Oxygen is an extremely reactive chemical, corroding metals, rusting iron, and fueling fires.Why Did It Take So Long For Complex Life To Evolve On Earth? Blame Oxygen.|Matthew R. Francis|November 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It was a sobering view of how drug policies were corroding trust in the criminal-justice system.How Eric Holder Got His Chance to Overhaul Broken Sentencing System|Daniel Klaidman|August 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He accused the network of systematically and intentionally corroding the values that make America a special place.
The hopeless passion ran like a corroding poison through the inflammable tissue.Six Women|Victoria Cross
He gave the others a taste by and by—a withering, corroding sup—and they derided him and rode him down.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine
To give it such form that it shall be durable, under the action of the hot gases and of the corroding elements of the atmosphere.A History of the Growth of the Steam-Engine|Robert H. Thurston
Besides you cannot calculate how much corroding rust is kept off, how much of disconsolate, dull despondency is hindered.How to be Happy Though Married|E. J. Hardy.
But a precious odor breathed from the casks, and the corroding capsules confessed the mighty powers that lurked within.