toxicogenic


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tox·i·co·gen·ic

 (tŏk′sĭ-kō-jĕn′ĭk)
adj.
1. Producing poison or toxic substances.
2. Derived from or containing toxic matter.

toxicogenic

(ˌtɒksɪkəʊˈdʒɛnɪk)
adj
1. (Biology) producing toxic substances or effects
2. (Pathology) caused or produced by a toxin

tox•i•co•gen•ic

(ˌtɒk sɪ koʊˈdʒɛn ɪk)

adj.
generating or producing toxic products or poisons.
[1895–1900]
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