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Erode

(ĕrōd`), city (1991 urban agglomeration pop. 361,755), Tamil Nadu state, S India, on the Kaveri River. The city is located in a cotton-growing region, and its industries include cotton ginning and the manufacture of transport equipment. Erode was the site of much fighting during the British wars with the MarathasMarathas
or Mahrattas
, Marathi-speaking people of W central India, known for their ability as warriors and their devotion to Hinduism. From their homeland in Maharashtra their chieftains rose to power in the 17th cent.
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Grains of the mineral apatite preserve a record, known as a cooling age, of how fast the mountains were eroded.
Thus, this paradoxical situation with the Alps that through wind, water, glaciers and rock fall, they are being constantly finely eroded from the top but on the other hand, regenerated from the Earth's mantle.
The authors wish to develop the analytical model so that this would allow control over the eroded surface during the milling process.
Land Rover's reputation too has been eroded, but to a lesser extent - purely because Ford could not interchange chassis parts quite so easily with its other ranges.
Swett points to the paradoxical consequences of local cultures of radicalism which "fostered strategies that, though the intention was to reestablish neighborhood power hierarchies, served to undermine community cohesiveness and ultimately eroded any chance for democratic stability" (p.
Hoping to speed this recovery, scientists are now dumping sediment from inland areas onto the eroded marshes.
5) Finally, Maillard and Kountakis reported the case of a 2 1/2-year-old boy with desmoid fibromatosis that involved the left antrum and ethmoid air cells and eroded the orbital floor.
The first was that, in eroded rings containing crumb (usually obtained from tire scrap), the crumb particles projected above the eroded surface, as illustrated in figure 3.
Took the dust of an eroded footprint, rolled as if thru dirt I'd see the coming forth of suns.
This price initiative was linked to badly eroded profit margins as well as cost pressure from feedstocks.
Market share has eroded 60 basis points over the past year.
drainage flumes and repair of an eroded access road