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Meaning of “rust” - Learner’s Dictionary

rust

noun [U]     /rʌst/
a dark orange substance that you get on metal when it has been damaged by air and waterMetals and metalworkingChemical elements
rust verb [I, T]
Translations of “rust”
in Arabic صَدَأ…
in Korean 녹…
in Malaysian karat…
in French rouille…
in Turkish pas…
in Italian ruggine…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鏽, 鐵銹, 鐵銹色…
in Russian ржавчина…
in Polish rdza…
in Vietnamese gỉ sắt…
in Spanish óxido…
in Portuguese ferrugem…
in Thai สนิม…
in German der Rost…
in Catalan rovell…
in Japanese (金属の)さび…
in Indonesian karat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 锈, 铁锈, 铁锈色…
(Definition of rust from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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