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lunar caustic

noun

Definition of LUNAR CAUSTIC

:  silver nitrate especially when fused and molded into sticks for use as a caustic

Origin of LUNAR CAUSTIC

obsolete luna silver, from Medieval Latin, from Latin, moon
First Known Use: 1751
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lunar caustic

noun

Medical Definition of LUNAR CAUSTIC

:  silver nitrate especially when fused and molded into sticks or small cones for use as a caustic

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