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toxin

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of toxin

  1. a substance that by chemical action can kill or injure a living thing <read a pamphlet on the toxin responsible for botulism, a food poisoning that can cause paralysis and even death in some cases> Synonyms bane, toxic, poison, venomRelated Words cancer, contagion, disease, virus; fungicide, germicide, herbicide, insecticide, microbicide, pesticide, toxicantNear Antonyms antidote, antivenin, antivenom, mithridate; cure; cure-all, elixir, panacea




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