toxo-


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toxo-

pref.
Variant of toxi-.
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toxo-

combining form
indicating poison: toxoplasmosis.
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toxo-

var. of toxico-: toxoplasmosis.
Also, esp. before a vowel,tox-.
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About half the cases of toxo- cariasis in the UK occur in households that have never owned a dog or cat.
The infection was diagnosed after she read about toxo- plasmosis when she was 16 weeks pregnant and asked for a blood test.