biotoxin

[bī′ō-tŏksĭn]

n.

A toxic substance produced by a living organism.

Nearby words

  1. biotin,
  2. biotinide,
  3. biotite,
  4. biotope,
  5. biotoxicology,
  6. biotransformation,
  7. biotron,
  8. biotroph,
  9. bioturbation,
  10. biotype


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