Pitting - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈpɪtɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word pitting
Brit.  |ˈpɪtɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word pitting
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to pit

noun

- the formation of small pits in a surface as a consequence of corrosion (syn: indentation, roughness)

Examples

The car's paint showed some pitting from flying gravel.

Her face had some minor pitting from the chicken pox.

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