- s wearing away by friction
the erosive effects of waves on the shoreline
- s of a substance, especially a strong acid; capable of destroying or eating away by chemical action
- But by walling off the river, trapping its sediments behind giant dams and armoring its erosive banks with concrete, the Corps inadvertently choked off the land-building process.
- For better or for worse, the world today is committed to accelerating change: radical, wrenching, erosive of both traditions and old values.
- In the Djurab, Brunet and his colleagues realized, the relentless winds would have a similar erosive effect.
News & Articles
- Erosive flow center to tackle sand issues
EAST KILBRIDE, UK – NEL is building a new erosive flow center at its base near Glasgow, Scotland. This will be the UK’s first facility to offer a complete range of erosive flow services, including flow testing, computational fluid dynamics (CFD), and operation and performance assessment.
Aug. 13, 2013 - Offshore Magazine