toxico-


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toxico-

(word root) poison
Examples of words with the root toxico-: toxicology
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toxico-

or toxic-
pref.
Poison: toxicosis.

[From Latin toxicum; see toxic.]
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toxico-

or

toxo-,

a combining form meaning “poison”: toxicology.
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