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cytotoxic

adjective cy·to·tox·ic \ˌsī-tə-ˈtäk-sik\

Definition of CYTOTOXIC

1
:  of or relating to a cytotoxin
2
:  toxic to cells <cytotoxic drugs>
cy·to·tox·ic·i·ty \-(ˌ)täk-ˈsi-sə-tē\ noun
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First Known Use of CYTOTOXIC

1904
Medical Dictionary

cytotoxic

adjective cy·to·tox·ic \ˌsīt-ə-ˈtäk-sik\

Medical Definition of CYTOTOXIC

:  toxic to cells <cytotoxic lymphocytes> <cytotoxic drugs>
cy·to·tox·ic·i·ty \-(ˌ)täk-ˈsis-ət-ē\ noun, plural cy·to·tox·ic·i·ties

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