tuberculotoxin

noun
tu·​ber·​cu·​lo·​toxin | \ "+ \

Definition of tuberculotoxin

: a toxic substance from the tubercle bacillus

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First Known Use of tuberculotoxin

1901, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for tuberculotoxin

tubercul- + toxin

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“Tuberculotoxin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tuberculotoxin. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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