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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of being sharply disagreeable in language or tone; Extreme bitterness;

Usage examples (32)
  • The acridity of alkali
  • This variety is named oethusa, because of its acridity, from the
  • Their acridity is owing to an oleaginous substance called capsicin.
  • Why do these intensely acrid, aroid plants lose their acridity on being heated? for more
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