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neurotoxic

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adjective neu·ro·tox·ic \ˌnu̇r-ō-ˈtäk-sik, ˌnyu̇r-\

Definition of neurotoxic

  1. :  toxic to the nerves or nervous tissue

neurotoxicity play \-ˌtäk-ˈsi-sə-tē\ noun


Circa 1903

First Known Use of neurotoxic

circa 1903


Medical Dictionary

neurotoxic

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adjective neu·ro·tox·ic \ˌn(y)u̇r-ə-ˈtäk-sik\

Medical Definition of neurotoxic

  1. :  toxic to the nerves or nervous tissue

neurotoxicity \-ˌtäk-ˈsis-ət-ē\play noun plural neurotoxicities



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