HyperDic: rusting

English > 1 sense of the word rusting:
NOUNprocessrusting, rustthe formation of reddish-brown ferric oxides on iron by low-temperature oxidation in the presence of water
rusting > pronunciation
Soundsrah'stihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > rusting: 1 sense > noun 1, process
MeaningThe formation of reddish-brown ferric oxides on iron by low-temperature oxidation in the presence of water.
Synonymrust
Broadercorrosion, corroding, erosionerosion by chemical action
oxidation, oxidization, oxidisationThe process of oxidizing
Substancesferric oxideA red oxide of iron
Spanishenmohecimiento, oxidación
Catalanrovellament

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