What Does Erosion Mean?


Erosion is used in medicine to refer to the eating away of the surface tissue by chemical or physical processes. In geography, erosion is used to describe the gradual wearing away of the earth’s surface by the natural elements of water, ice and frost or wind.
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Ask.com Answer for: what does erosion mean
the act or state of eroding; state of being eroded.
the process by which the surface of the earth is worn away by the action of water, glaciers, winds, waves, etc.
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Erosion is a natural process that causes things to break apart and move away from their source. Water, wind and tillage are the main types of erosion. You can find more information here: http://www.wisegeek.com/what-is-erosion.htm
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