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carcinogenic

adjective car·ci·no·gen·ic \ ˌkärs-ᵊn-ō-ˈjen-ik \

medical Definition of carcinogenic

: producing or tending to produce cancer
  • the carcinogenic action of certain chemicals
  • Journal of the American Medical Association

carcinogenically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

carcinogenicity

play \-jə-ˈnis-ət-ē\ noun plural -ties

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