As nouns the difference between corrosion and abrasion
is that corrosion
is the act of corroding or the condition so produced while abrasion
is the act of abrading, wearing, or rubbing off; the wearing away by friction.
The act of corroding or the condition so produced.
A substance (such as rust) so formed.
(chemistry) Erosion by chemical action, especially oxidation.
(by extension) The gradual destruction or undermining of something.
The act of abrading, wearing, or rubbing off; the wearing away by friction.
(obsolete) The substance thus rubbed off; debris.
(geology) The effect of mechanical erosion of rock, especially a river bed, by rock fragments scratching and scraping it. [ ]
An abraded, scraped, or worn area. [ ]
(medicine) A superficial wound caused by scraping; an area of skin where the cells on the surface have been scraped or worn away. [ ]
(dentistry) The wearing away of the surface of the tooth by chewing.
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