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English noun: eroding

1. eroding (process) (geology) the mechanical process of wearing or grinding something down (as by particles washing over it)


Synonymseating away, erosion, wearing, wearing away


Broader (hypernym)geologic process, geological process


Narrower (hyponym)ablation, abrasion, attrition, beach erosion, chatter mark, corrasion, deflation, detrition, planation, soil erosion


Domain categorygeology









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