toxicologist


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tox·i·col·o·gy

 (tŏk′sĭ-kŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of the nature, effects, and detection of poisons and the treatment of poisoning.

tox′i·co·log′i·cal (-kə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl), tox′i·co·log′ic (-ĭk) adj.
tox′i·co·log′i·cal·ly adv.
tox′i·col′o·gist n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.toxicologist - one who studies the nature and effects of poisons and their treatmenttoxicologist - one who studies the nature and effects of poisons and their treatment
medical scientist - a scientist who studies disease processes
Translations
toksikologi
toxikolog

toxicologist

[ˌtɒksɪˈkɒlədʒɪst] Ntoxicólogo/a m/f

toxicologist

[ˌtɒksɪˈkɒlədʒɪst] ntoxicologue mf

toxicologist

[ˌtɒksɪˈkɒlədʒɪst] ntossicologo/a

tox·i·col·o·gist

n. toxicólogo-a, especialista en toxicología.

toxicologist

n toxicólogo -ga mf, especialista mf en sustancias tóxicas
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