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Synonyms of eating away

Noun


1. erosion, eroding, eating away, wearing, wearing away, geological process, geologic process

usage: (geology) the mechanical process of wearing or grinding something down (as by particles washing over it)

Verb


1. erode, eat away, fret, damage

usage: remove soil or rock; "Rain eroded the terraces"

2. fret, eat away, corrode, rust

usage: wear away or erode

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