Acerbitude A*cerb"i*tude, n. [L. acerbitudo, fr. acerbus.] Sourness and harshness. [Obs.] --Bailey. [1913 Webster]

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  • acerbitude — noun Sourness and harshness; acerbity …   Wiktionary

  • acerbitude — † aˈcerbitude Obs. 0 [ad. L. acerbitūdo harshness, f. acerbus.] ‘Sourness, harshness in taste, bitterness.’ Bailey, vol. II, 1731, and in mod. Dicts …   Useful english dictionary

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