mycotoxin

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noun my·co·tox·in \ˌmī-kə-ˈtäk-sən\

Definition of mycotoxin

  1. :  a toxic substance produced by a fungus and especially a mold

First Known Use of mycotoxin

1962


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mycotoxin

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noun my·co·tox·in \-ˈtäk-sən\

Medical Definition of mycotoxin

  1. :  a poisonous substance produced by a fungus and especially a mold—see aflatoxin


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