antitoxic


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.

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.
References in periodicals archive ?
Contract notice: Manufacture of antitoxic survival suits.
The plant has been studied for hepatoprotective, immunomodulatory, antihyperglycemic, hypolipidemic, antitoxic, anti- inflammatory, antibacterial and antifungal activities [11].
Further investigation of the toxicity mechanisms as well as the search for antitoxic substances to prevent the negative impact of heavy metals is of current importance.
sativa to exhibit antibacterial, astringent, antitoxic, and tonic qualities, with chestnut honey used then to dress chronic wounds, burns, and skin ulcers.
THREE hair dye brands that contain an ingredient banned in Europe for causing serious eye damage, respiratory irritation and fertility problems are being sold in stores in the country, an antitoxic consumer safety watchdog warned.
Antitoxic (Stackhouse and Benson, 1989), anti-inflammatory (Joone and van Rensburg, 2004), and immunostimulatory (Joone et al.
It is also used as for pest control and as an antitoxic agent, as well as for treating asthma, lung disease, cough and breathing difficulties.
Frankincense is used in the treatment of stone, skin rashes, gout, pest control, antitoxic agent, asthma, lung disease, cough and difficulty in breathing.
Certain amino acids have found to play a promising role in preventing and treating a majority of these liver diseases due to their antitoxic and antioxidant properties.