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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