In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(action)corrosión femininethe corrosion of the human spirit — la degradación del espíritu humano
- Coatings such as zinc and tin provide protection against corrosion.
- The heat pipe technology still forms the basis of its design: the pipes are nickel-plated copper, designed to prevent corrosion.
- Painting is the only way to prevent corrosion, but this is expensive and time consuming.
- A relatively recent use for sodium benzoate is as a corrosion inhibitor in engine coolant systems.
- It is the element most commonly added to steel because it increases the strength and resistance to corrosion of steel.
- In high-humidity areas, regularly wipe the blades with a light coating of oil to prevent rust or corrosion.
- The effect of low levels of alloying additions on the soil corrosion of carbon steels is modest.
- Ruthenium adds hardness and resistance to corrosion to such alloys.
- Not all research on corrosion, however, is oriented toward its prevention.
- This is because the iron electrode is more susceptible to corrosion and to self-discharge on standing.
- Mortar with high concentrations of chloride ions accelerates corrosion of the embedded steel.
- The inside lining of all tanks has been sand-blasted to prevent corrosion.
- Manganese is added to an alloy to increase hardness and improve resistance to corrosion and mechanical shock.
- This will ward off corrosion and prevent the cap cracking under normal dive depth pressures.
- The chemicals form 3 basic layers inside aimed at delaying corrosion and oxidation.
- It's two inches across on all sides, and it's lined on the inside with a chemical that prevents corrosion.
- Metals are often treated by electrolysis, which reverses corrosion by linking them to an anode.
- Also, avoid adding chloride to mortar or grout; soluble chlorides accelerate corrosion.
- Tin is less reactive than the metal it covers, protecting the underlying metal from corrosion.
- In most cases the metals used to coat or form the decorative threads are extremely thin, and corrosion can sometimes erode the filament entirely.
2(substance)herrumbre feminineorín masculine
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