- an abnormal condition produced by the action of a poison.
Origin of toxicosis
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- any disease or condition caused by poisoning
Word Origin for toxicosis
C19: from New Latin, from toxic + -osis
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- Systemic poisoning.
- A diseased condition resulting from poisoning.
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