how to pronounce corrode


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corrode is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of corrode


  1. To eat away bit by bit; to wear away or diminish by gradually separating or destroying small particles of, as by action of a strong acid or a caustic alkali.
  2. To have corrosive action; to be subject to corrosion.
  3. To consume; to wear away; to prey upon; to impair.

corrode frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word corrode occurs in english on average 0.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics corrode can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that corrode can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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