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Meaning of CORRASION

Pronunciation:  ku'reyzhun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  erosion by friction
 

CORRASION is a 9 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: abrasion, attrition, detrition
 
 See Also: eating away, eroding, erosion, wearing, wearing away

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cor*ra"sion\ (k?r-r?"zh?n), n. [See {Corrade}.]
(Geol.)
The erosion of the bed of a stream by running water,
principally by attrition of the detritus carried along by the
stream, but also by the solvent action of the water.

 

 

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