pyrotoxin

noun

py·​ro·​toxin
¦pīrō+
: a toxin (as various bacterial endotoxins) that is capable of inducing fever

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary pyr- + toxin

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“Pyrotoxin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pyrotoxin. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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