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Corrosive Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • a substance having the tendency to cause corrosion (such a strong acids or alkali)
  • of a substance, especially a strong acid; capable of destroying or eating away by chemical action

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  • a substance having the tendency to cause corrosion (such a strong acids or alkali)

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Corrosive Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia

Corrosive substances are substances that can damage tissues when they come in contact with them. An example of a corrosive substance is the liquid, hydrochloric acid, an acid used in some toilet bowl cleaners. Corrosive is one of the five danger risks that a liquid can have, along with toxic, flammable, explosive, and biological hazard.


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  • Combustion Gas Probe operates in 1,112-2,552°F processes.
    Intended for fired process heaters and furnaces, Endura AZ25 comes with choice of protective sheath materials, offering resistance to thermal stresses and highly corrosive atmospheres. Oxygen Analyzer leverages unique cell processing technique that bonds multi-layered platinum electrode to zirconia, making it suitable for arduous applications subject to sulfurous Read more on this news related to 'Corrosive'
  • New Sampling Technology Allows Reaction Monitoring Under Any Chemical Conditions
    METTLER TOLEDO ReactIR technology allows the sampling of any chemistry under a wide range of batch and continuous reaction conditions. Robust sampling technology enables chemical reaction monitoring and analysis of even the most difficult chemistry including corrosive slurries, acidic slurries, caustic slurries and abrasive slurries. (PRWeb January 27, 2015) Read Read more on this news related to 'Corrosive'
  • 'Brown, corrosive' water woes, outrages Michigan town
    Just one hour north of Detroit in Flint, Michigan where residents have felt under siege for years, the newest threat pours from kitchen spigots and showerheads.                 Read more on this news related to 'Corrosive'

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