psychotoxic

[ sahy-koh-tok-sik ]
/ ˌsaɪ koʊˈtɒk sɪk /

adjective Pharmacology.

toxic or harmful to the mind or personality.

Nearby words

  1. psychotherapy,
  2. psychotic,
  3. psychotogen,
  4. psychotogenic,
  5. psychotomimetic,
  6. psychotronic,
  7. psychotropic,
  8. psychro-,
  9. psychroalgia,
  10. psychrometer

Origin of psychotoxic

First recorded in 1960–65; psycho- + toxic

Related formspsy·cho·tox·ic·i·ty [sahy-koh-tok-sis-i-tee] /ˌsaɪ koʊ tɒkˈsɪs ɪ ti/, noun

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