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toxalbumin

[tok-sal-byoo-muh n] /ˌtɒk sælˈbyu mən/
noun, Biochemistry
1.
any poisonous protein occurring in certain bacterial cultures, plants, or snake venoms.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; tox- + albumin
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toxalbumin

/ˌtɒksælˈbjuːmɪn/
noun
1.
(biochem) any of a group of toxic albumins that occur in certain plants, such as toadstools, and in snake venom
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