toxicant

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noun tox·i·cant \ ˈtäk-si-kənt \

Definition of toxicant

:a toxic agent; especially :pesticide

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Origin and Etymology of toxicant

Medieval Latin toxicant-, toxicans, present participle of toxicare to poison, from Latin toxicum


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toxicant

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noun tox·i·cant \ ˈtäk-si-kənt \

medical Definition of toxicant

:a toxic agent; especially :one for insect control that kills rather than repels

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