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Botox

trademark \ ˈbō-ˌtäks \

Definition of Botox

used for a preparation of botulinum toxin

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Botox

verb
variants: or botox

Definition of Botox

Botoxed or botoxed; Botoxing or botoxing
: to inject botulinum toxin into (part of the body and especially part of the face) especially for cosmetic purposes (as to minimize wrinkles)
  • … has considered botoxing her forehead between her eyes.
  • —Rebecca Mead
  • And like thousands of other women who have been Botoxed and were pleased with the results, she's pursuing new and better ways of using a syringe to erase the other signs of aging on her face.
  • —Unmesh Kher

First Known Use of botox

1994

in the meaning defined above

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Medical Dictionary

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Botox

trademark Bo·tox \ ˈbō-ˌtäks \

medical Definition of Botox

used for a preparation of botulinum toxin type A

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Botox

transitive verb

medical Definition of Botox

: to inject botulinum toxin into (part of the body and especially part of the face) usually for cosmetic purposes (as to minimize wrinkles)
  • And like thousands of other women who have been Botoxed and were pleased with the results, she's pursuing new and better ways of using a syringe to erase the other signs of aging on her face.
  • —Unmesh KherTime19 May 2003

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