antitoxic


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an·ti·tox·ic

 (ăn′tē-tŏk′sĭk, ăn′tī-)
adj.
1. Counteracting a toxin or poison.
2. Relating to or containing an antitoxin: an antitoxic serum.

an•ti•tox•ic

(ˌæn tɪˈtɒk sɪk, ˌæn ti-)

adj.
1. counteracting toxic influences.
2. of or serving as an antitoxin.
[1885–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.antitoxic - counteracting a toxin or poisonantitoxic - counteracting a toxin or poison  
atoxic, nontoxic - not producing or resulting from poison
Translations
antitoxique

antitoxic

[ˈæntɪˈtɒksɪk] ADJantitóxico

an·ti·tox·ic

n. antitóxico, neutralizador de los efectos de las toxinas.
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Bitter compounds (e.g., isothiocyanates and glucosinolates from broccoli and cauliflower, naringin from grapefruit) inhibited the activation of carcinogens (a type of garvisha) by phase 1 enzymes (cytochrome P-450) and/or accelerated detoxification of carcinogens by inducing phase 2 enzymes [239,242], therefore displaying the antitoxic (vishagna) property according to Ayurveda.
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