antitoxic

adjective an·ti·tox·ic \ -ˈtäk-sik \

Definition of antitoxic

1 : counteracting toxins
2 : being or containing antitoxins
  • antitoxic serum

First Known Use of antitoxic

circa 1890

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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antitoxic

adjective an·ti·tox·ic \ -ˈtäk-sik \

medical Definition of antitoxic

1 : counteracting toxins
  • antitoxic versus antibacterial immunity
2 : being or containing antitoxins
  • antitoxic serum

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