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Substance that causes visible discoloration, destruction, or irreversible changes, in living tissue at the point of contact within four hours. For the same effect on inanimate material, the term 'corroding' may instead be used.

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If you are in an industrial factory it is very important to be really careful with all corrosive materials so they don't harm you.
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We didn't put chemical A into the mixture in chemistry class because we realized there would be some corrosive effects if we did.
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The chemistry teacher warned her students to be wary, the chemicals they would be using are corrosive, and can be dangerous if handled improperly.
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