toxi-


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toxi-

or toxo- or tox-
pref.
Poison; poisonous: toxalbumin.

[From Latin toxicum; see toxic.]
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Waalkes, "Toxic effects of metals," in Casarett and Doull's Toxi- Cology: the Basic Science of Poisons, L.
Although its sensitivity is lower than that of NAAT, EIA can identify the toxi- genic strains, which are of clinical importance.11
ResuLts And concLusions of tHe nAtionAL toxi- coLoGy PRoGRAm's Rodent cARcinoGenicity studies witH sodium fLuoRide.