erozija

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Latvian[edit]

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Augsnes erozija

Etymology[edit]

Via other European languages, ultimately a borrowing from Latin ērōsiō, an action nominal derived from the verb ērōdō ‎(to gnaw away, to corrode). It was adapted to fit Latvian grammatical patterns ( +‎ -ija).

Pronunciation[edit]

(file)

Noun[edit]

erozija f (4th declension)

  1. (agriculture, geology) erosion (destructive effect of natural external forces (wind, water, etc. on the surface of the earth, its soil, rocks, etc.)
    augsnes erozijasoil erosion
    vējš ir viens no spēcīgākajiem augsnes erozija faktoriem — the wind is one of the most important factors in soil erosion
  2. (technology) (local disintegration on material surfaces)
    vara erozija — copper erosion
    cinka erozija — zinc erosion
    kaitīgi metālu ietekmē elektriskā erozija — electrical erosion has harmful effects on metal

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

erozija f ‎(Cyrillic spelling ерозија)

  1. (geology) erosion

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