cocarcinogen

noun
co·​car·​cin·​o·​gen | \ ˌkō-kär-ˈsi-nə-jən How to pronounce cocarcinogen (audio) , kō-ˈkär-sə-nə-ˌjen \

Definition of cocarcinogen

: an agent that aggravates the carcinogenic effects of another substance

Other Words from cocarcinogen

cocarcinogenic \ ˌkō-​ˌkär-​sə-​nō-​ˈje-​nik How to pronounce cocarcinogen (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of cocarcinogen

1938, in the meaning defined above

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“Cocarcinogen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cocarcinogen. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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cocarcinogen

noun
co·​car·​cin·​o·​gen | \ ˌkō-kär-ˈsin-ə-jən, kō-ˈkärs-ᵊn-ə-ˌjen How to pronounce cocarcinogen (audio) \

Medical Definition of cocarcinogen

: an agent that aggravates the carcinogenic effects of another substance

Other Words from cocarcinogen

cocarcinogenic \ ˌkō-​ˌkärs-​ᵊn-​ō-​ˈjen-​ik How to pronounce cocarcinogen (audio) \ adjective

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