toxigenic

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tox·i·gen·ic

 (tŏk′sə-jĕn′ĭk)
adj.
Producing poison; toxicogenic.

tox′i·ge·nic′i·ty (-jə-nĭs′ĭ-tē) n.

toxigenic

(ˌtɒksɪˈdʒɛnɪk)
adj
(Biology) producing poison

tox•i•gen•ic

(ˌtɒk sɪˈdʒɛn ɪk)

adj.
(esp. of microorganisms) producing toxins.
[1920–25]
tox`i•ge•nic′i•ty (-dʒəˈnɪs ɪ ti) n.
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