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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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As to how the Alps erode at the same speed that they rise, von Blanckenburg said, "Here pure upthrusting forces are at work.
Murphy also expressed alarm that the bill erodes the right to trial by jury for serious offences.
In addition, IT departments will often buy multiple NICs per server, which quickly erodes application performance as the host CPU spends all of its cycles processing network requests.
I have never forgotten how the deprivation of work erodes human beings, those not working and those related to them," he writes.
Determining the rate at which the refractory material erodes makes it possible to schedule relining before the refractory material becomes dangerously worn.