Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The property of corroding, eating away, or disintegrating; figuratively, an analogous property in some immaterial agent.
  • noun Some property characteristic of a corrosive substance, as its taste.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The quality or property of corroding or being corrosive, of eating away or disintegrating; acrimony.
  • noun figuratively Such property in some immaterial agent.
  • noun Some property characteristic of a corrosive substance, as its taste.

Etymologies

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corrosive +‎ -ness

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