causticism

Related to causticism: corrosively

causticism, causticity

a sharp, tart wittiness. Also causticness. — caustic, adj.
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is identical to that in Rethinking the New Deal Court, supra note 1, and to Cushman's other articles on which the book builds, the two sentences do not appear and the book steers away from causticisms about externalists (though Cushman's disagreements with us remain eminently clear).