Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Erode"

The meaning of "Erode" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does erode mean?
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Example sentences using "Erode"

Q: Please show me example sentences with erode.
A: The river has eroded the bank.

His behaviour has eroded my trust.
Q: Please show me example sentences with erode.
A: The road along the river eroded after constant years of water pressure.

Synonyms of "Erode" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between erode and corrode ?
A: erode: the object wears away and disappears/gets smaller (the river erodes the rock until it is just sand)
corrode: damages the surface but does not destroy (the acid rain corroded the metal on the roof and turned it rust colored)
Q: What is the difference between erode and corrode ?
A: Erode is used typically when talking about land. Water will erode the banks of a river over time and become wider. Corrode typically refers to a chemical reaction where an object disintegrates. (e.g. rust, acidic materials, etc.)
Q: What is the difference between erode and corrode ?
A: "The water eroded the rock."
"The pipes have become corroded."
Erosion is caused by water, generally. Corrosion is the result of a chemical reaction.

Translations of "Erode"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? erode
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Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? erode
A: You mean the pronunciation? It's 'eh - road' or 'ee-road', either is fine

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