Definition of neurotoxic
: toxic to the nerves or nervous tissue
neurotoxicityplay \ˌnu̇r-ō-ˌtäk-ˈsi-sə-tē, ˌnyu̇r-\ noun
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The mutant product that results soon shatters into neurotoxic shards.
The neurotoxic venom of an eastern brown can kill a human being within 15 minutes if not treated with antivenin.
No limits on neurotoxic pollution by cement plants.
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