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Definitions of caustic:
- noun: any chemical substance that burns or destroys living tissue
- adjective: of a substance, especially a strong acid; capable of destroying or eating away by chemical action
- adjective: harsh or corrosive in tone
Example: "Caustic jokes about political assassination, talk-show hosts and medical ethics"
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