toxicosis

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tox·i·co·sis

 (tŏk′sĭ-kō′sĭs)
n. pl. tox·i·co·ses (-sēz)
A diseased condition resulting from poisoning.

toxicosis

(ˌtɒksɪˈkəʊsɪs)
n
(Pathology) any disease or condition caused by poisoning
[C19: from New Latin, from toxic + -osis]

tox•i•co•sis

(ˌtɒk sɪˈkoʊ sɪs)

n.
an abnormal condition produced by the action of a poison.
[1855–60]
Translations

tox·i·co·sis

n. toxicosis, estado morboso debido a un veneno.
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