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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rust, rustingnoun

    the formation of reddish-brown ferric oxides on iron by low-temperature oxidation in the presence of water

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rusting

    of Rust

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rusting in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rusting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of rusting in a Sentence

  1. The US Geological Survey:

    When atmospheric moisture is abundant, these droplets combine with it and fall as acid rain, damaging plants and accelerating the rusting of metal objects such as cars, industrial and farm equipment, and building components.

  2. Scott C. Holstad:

    It's had about a thousand lives in it, some brittle and cold, others quaint and lively. The wallpaper's peeling and the pipes are rusting. The shingles are breaking away, falling to ancient earth but the hearth still smells of warm breakfast, eggs sizzling in their beds, toast crisp with strains of raspberry jam, griddlecakes tanning themselves, milk being topped off. Somewhere there is a rumbling, a truck bearing gifts of furniture, a car with parents cooing to their young and calming the family pets as they speed on to their destination.

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