a red or brown oxide coating on iron or steel caused by the action of oxygen and moisture
a plant disease that produces a reddish-brown discoloration of leaves and stems; caused by various rust fungi
the formation of reddish-brown ferric oxides on iron by low-temperature oxidation in the presence of water
any of various fungi causing rust disease in plants
become destroyed by water, air, or a corrosive such as an acid
cause to deteriorate due to the action of water, air, or an acid
become coated with oxide
- Rust and acids are corrosive.
- Better to wear out than rust out.
- How can I remove the rust from the iron door?
- Flakes of rust are falling from the old iron pan.