an·​ti·​cor·​ro·​sive | \ˌan-tē-kə-ˈrō-siv, -ziv, ˌan-tī-\

Definition of anticorrosive 

: inhibiting or preventing corrosion anticorrosive paints

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anticorrosive noun

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The anticorrosive, glimmering metal became a critical material for surgical tools and home goods. Jonathan Schifman, Popular Mechanics, "The Entire History of Steel," 9 July 2018

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1824, in the meaning defined above

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obstinately defiant of authority

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