cytotoxin

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noun cy·to·tox·in \ˌsī-tə-ˈtäk-sən\

Definition of cytotoxin

  1. :  a substance (such as a toxin or antibody) having a toxic effect on cells

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First Known Use of cytotoxin

1900


Medical Dictionary

cytotoxin

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noun cy·to·tox·in \ˌsīt-ə-ˈtäk-sən\

Medical Definition of cytotoxin

  1. :  a substance (as a toxin or antibody) having a toxic effect on cells


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