Acridity A*crid"i*ty, Acridness Ac"rid*ness . The quality of being acrid or pungent; irritant bitterness; extreme bitterness; acrimony; as, the acridity of a plant, of a speech.

Syn: acridness [1913 Webster]

2. having an acrid smell.

Syn: pungency [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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