[zen-uh-bahy-ot-ik, -bee-, zee-nuh-]
- a chemical or substance that is foreign to an organism or biological system.
Origin of xenobiotic
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- Foreign to the body or to living organisms. Used of chemical compounds.
- A xenobiotic chemical.
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