Introduction to Corrosion . Lecture#01. Definition. Corrosion may be defined as the destruction of a metal or an alloy because of chemical or electrochemical reaction with its surrounding environment or medium. a metal or an alloy. environment or medium. Environments in Corrosion 1.
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