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corrosion
used in Howards End

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Definition
a state of deterioration — especially in metals
  • His face brightened a little when he saw that Wickham Place was W. It was sad to see him corroded with suspicion, and yet not daring to be impolite, in case these well-dressed people were honest after all.
    Chapter 5 (32% in)
  • Just horrible, corroding suspicion.
    Chapter 16 (65% in)

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