pyrotoxin

noun
py·​ro·​toxin | \ ¦pīrō+ \

Definition of pyrotoxin

: a toxin (as various bacterial endotoxins) that is capable of inducing fever

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History and Etymology for pyrotoxin

International Scientific Vocabulary pyr- + toxin

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“Pyrotoxin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pyrotoxin. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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