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carcinogenic

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adjective car·ci·no·gen·ic \ˌkärs-ən-ō-ˈjen-ik\

Medical Definition of carcinogenic

  1. :  producing or tending to produce cancer <the carcinogenic action of certain chemicals—Journal of the American Medical Association>

  2. car·ci·no·gen·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb
    car·ci·no·ge·nic·i·ty \-jə-ˈnis-ət-ē\play noun, plural car·ci·no·ge·nic·i·ties




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