phytotoxic

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adjective phy·to·tox·ic \ˌfī-tə-ˈtäk-sik\

Definition of phytotoxic

  1. :  poisonous to plants

phytotoxicity

play \ˌfī-tə-ˌtäk-ˈsi-sə-tē\ noun

First Known Use of phytotoxic

1926


Medical Dictionary

phytotoxic

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adjective phy·to·tox·ic \ˌfīt-ə-ˈtäk-sik\

Medical Definition of phytotoxic

  1. 1:  of or relating to a phytotoxin

  2. 2:  poisonous to plants phytotoxic compounds

phytotoxicity

\-täk-ˈsis-ət-ē\play noun plural

phytotoxicities


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