Medical Dictionary

toxophore

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noun toxo·phore \ˈtäk-sə-ˌfȯ(ə)r\

Medical Definition of toxophore

  1. :  a chemical group that produces the toxic effect in a toxin molecule

toxophoric

\ˌtäk-sə-ˈfȯr-ik\play or

toxophorous

\täk-ˈsäf-ə-rəs\play adjective

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