auto toxic


noun Pathology.
a toxin or poisonous chemical formed within the body and acting against it.

1890–95; auto-1 + toxin

autotoxic, adjective Unabridged
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autotoxin (ˌɔːtəˈtɒksɪn)
See autointoxication any poison or toxin formed in the organism upon which it acts

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autotoxin au·to·tox·in (ô'tō-tŏk'sĭn)
A poison that acts on the organism in which it is generated.

au'to·tox'ic adj.
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