Caustic

Capable of destroying, killing or eating away by chemical activity.
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Caustic

Capable of destroying, killing or eating away by chemical activity.
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Caustic

An herb or substance that contains acidic material that has an escharotic or corrosive action capable of burning or eating away living tissues. (Syn
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caustic

biting sarcastic 
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caustic

[adj] - of a substance, especially a strong acid 2. [n] - any chemical substance that burns or destroys living tissue
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Caustic

capable of destroying or eating away by chemical action; a hydroxide of a light metal.
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Caustic

Corrosive; able to eat away or destroy by chemical action.
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caustic

(1) Burning or corrosive. (2) A hydroxide of a light metal, such as sodium hydroxide or potassium hydroxide.
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Caustic

Having a burning, corroding or dissolving chemical reaction
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Caustic

Cau'stic noun [ Latin causticum (sc. medicamentum ). See Caustic , adjective ] 1. Any substance or means which, applied to animal or other organic tissue, burns, corrodes, or destroys it by chemical action; an escharotic. 2. (Optics)...
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caustic

<chemistry> An escharotic or corrosive agent. ... Synonym: cauterant. ... Origin: L. Causticus, Gr. Kaustikos ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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caustic

corrosive adjective of a substance, especially a strong acid; capable of destroying or eating away by chemical action
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caustic

(kaws´tik) burning or corrosive; destructive to tissue. having a burning taste. a corrosive or escharotic agent.
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Caustic

• (a.) A caustic curve or caustic surface. • (a.) Any substance or means which, applied to animal or other organic tissue, burns, corrodes, or destroys it by chemical action; an escharotic. • (a.) Alt. of Caustical
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caustic

(L. causticus; Gr. kaustikos) an escharotic or corrosive agent. Called also cauterant.
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caustic

caustic 1. Any chemical substance that burns or destroys living tissue. 2. A substance, especially a strong acid; capable of destroying or eating away by chemical action. 3. Harsh or corrosive in verbal tone; corrosive and bitingly trenchant; cutting; severely critical or very sarcastic and intended to mock, to offend, or to belittle someone. 4....
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caustic

(1) Burning or corrosive. (2) A hydroxide of a light metal, such as sodium hydroxide or potassium hydroxide
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Caustic

A highly alkaline substance such as sodium hydroxide.
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caustic

caustic, any strongly corrosive chemical substance, especially one that attacks organic matter. A caustic alkali is a metal hydroxide, especially that of an alkali metal; caustic soda is sodium hydroxide, and caustic potash is potassium hydroxide. Silver nitrate is another caustic substance; it is s...
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Caustic

Caustic is a name given to various substances which burn or corrode the skin or other tissues. As a rule they disintegrate and destroy the structure of all organized substances, for example, cotton-wool, etc.
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caustic

Type: Term Pronunciation: kaws′tik Definitions: 1. Chemically exerting an effect resembling a burn. 2. An agent producing this effect. 3. Denoting a solution of a strong alkali; caustic soda, NaOH. Synonyms: pyrotic2
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Caustic

A chemical that will burn skin on contact (corrosive effect on living tissue).
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Caustic

Having a burning, corroding or dissolving chemical reaction
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caustic

capable of destroying or eating away by chemical action; a hydroxide of a light metal.
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Caustic

[optics] In optics, a caustic or caustic network is the envelope of light rays reflected or refracted by a curved surface or object, or the projection of that envelope of rays on another surface. The caustic is a curve or surface to which each of the light rays is tangent, defining a boundary of an envelope of rays as a curve of concentrate...
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