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Etymology

French toxique < Late Latin toxicus (poisoned) < [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] toxicum (poison) < Ancient Greek τοξικόν (toxikon), φάρμακον (pharmakon), poison for use on arrows) < τοξικός (toxikos), pertaining to arrows or archery) < τόξον (toxon), bow).

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  1. (toxicology) Having a chemical nature that is harmful to health or lethal if consumed or otherwise entering into the body in sufficient quantities.

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Romanian

Etymology

French toxique.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: [tok'sik]

Adjective

toxic 4 nom/acc forms

  1. toxic

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