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erosive

[ih-roh-siv]
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adjective
  1. serving to erode; causing erosion.
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Origin of erosive

1820–30; < Latin ērōs(us) (see erose) + -ive
Related formse·ro·sive·ness, e·ro·siv·i·ty, nounan·ti·e·ro·sive, adjectivenon·e·ro·sive, adjectiveun·e·ro·sive, adjective
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erosivity in Medicine

erosive

(ĭ-rōsĭv)
adj.
  1. Causing erosion.
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