antitoxic

[ an-ti-tok-sik, an-tee- ]
/ ˌæn tɪˈtɒk sɪk, ˌæn ti- /
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adjective

counteracting toxic influences.
of or serving as an antitoxin.

Origin of antitoxic

First recorded in 1885–90; anti- + toxic
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Word Origin and History for antitoxic

antitoxic


1860 (n.); 1862 (adj.), from anti- + toxic.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Medicine definitions for antitoxic

antitoxic

[ ăn′tē-tŏksĭk ]

adj.

Neutralizing the action of a toxin or poison.
Of, relating to, or containing an antitoxin.
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