how to pronounce caustic

kɑːstɪk

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meanings of caustic

noun:

  1. The envelope of reflected or refracted rays for a given curve.
  2. Any substance or means which, applied to animal or other organic tissue, burns, corrodes, or destroys it by chemical action; an escharotic.
  3. Caustic soda.
  4. The envelope of reflected or refracted rays of light for a given surface or object.

adjective:

  1. Sharp, bitter, cutting, biting, and sarcastic in a scathing way.
  2. Capable of burning, corroding or destroying organic tissue.

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