cocarcinogen

noun co·car·cin·o·gen \ ˌkō-kär-ˈsi-nə-jən , kō-ˈkär-sə-nə-ˌjen \

Definition of cocarcinogen

: an agent that aggravates the carcinogenic effects of another substance

cocarcinogenic

play \ˌkō-ˌkär-sə-nō-ˈje-nik\ adjective

First Known Use of cocarcinogen

1938

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cocarcinogen

noun co·car·cin·o·gen \ ˌkō-kär-ˈsin-ə-jən, kō-ˈkärs-ᵊn-ə-ˌjen \

medical Definition of cocarcinogen

: an agent that aggravates the carcinogenic effects of another substance

cocarcinogenic

play \ˌkō-ˌkärs-ᵊn-ō-ˈjen-ik\ adjective

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