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Acrid

Ac´rid
a.1.Sharp and harsh, or bitter and not, to the taste; pungent; as, acrid salts.
2.Causing heat and irritation; corrosive; as, acrid secretions.
3.Caustic; bitter; bitterly irritating; as, acrid temper, mind, writing.
Acrid poison
a poison which irritates, corrodes, or burns the parts to which it is applied.
Adj.1.acrid - strong and sharp; "the acrid smell of burning rubber"
2.acrid - harsh or corrosive in tone; "an acerbic tone piercing otherwise flowery prose"; "a barrage of acid comments"; "her acrid remarks make her many enemies"; "bitter words"; "blistering criticism"; "caustic jokes about political assassination, talk-show hosts and medical ethics"; "a sulfurous denunciation"
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