Origin of erosive
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Examples from the Web for erosive
They have been robbed by the erosive action of waves and running water.Earth and Sky Every Child Should Know
Julia Ellen Rogers
In this excursion only the marginal portion of the glacier would do erosive work.Outlines of the Earth's History
Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
The laws of gravitation, the erosive powers of water, the effects of frost, are just the same at wholesale as they are at retail.The Spell of Switzerland
Nathan Haskell Dole
She set her face determinedly against the erosive impatience of despair.Stranded in Arcady
The erosive action of the sea, from our present point of view, is of comparatively little importance.Fragments of Earth Lore
- Causing erosion.
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