causticity definition

  • noun:
    • the quality of becoming caustic
    • the house of being caustic, that's, of corroding or disorganizing animal matter, and/or top-notch combining using maxims of arranged substances in order to destroy the tissue; corrosiveness. This residential property belongs to concentrated acids, pure alkalis, plus some metallic salts.
    • Figuratively, extent of language; pungency; sarcasm.

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