Is rust acidic,basic or neutral in nature Why?

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Rust is an oxide of iron . It is basic in nature as metal oxides are basic in nature.
 
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rust is basic in nature because it  is a combination of iron+water+oxygen and also oxides of metals are basic in nature and turn red litmus blue
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It is basic as it contains iron, water and oxygen 
 
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It is basic as it contains iron,water and oxygen
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it is basic as it contins fe : iron and h2o :hydrogen and o2 oxygen
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it is basic in nature as it is and oxide of iron and generally all oxide are basic in nature.moreover it turns a red litmus to blue proving that it is a base.
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It is basic in nature as all metallic oxides are basic in nature. as rust is ferrous oxide it is an oxide of iron which is a metal.
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It can turn red litus blue and phenophthalin pink
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