genotoxic

/ (ˌdʒɛnəʊˈtɒksɪk) /

adjective

harmful to genetic material

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Medical definitions for genotoxic

genotoxic
[ jē′nō-tŏksĭk ]

adj.

Damaging to DNA and thereby capable of causing mutations or cancer.
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