zoo toxin

zootoxin

[zoh-uh-tok-sin]
noun
any toxin of animal origin, as a snake or scorpion venom, or serum produced by means of such toxin.

Origin:
1975–80; zoo- + toxin

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zootoxin (ˌzəʊəˈtɒksɪn)
 
n
Compare phytotoxin a toxin, such as snake venom, that is produced by an animal
 
zoo'toxic
 
adj

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zootoxin zo·o·tox·in (zō'ə-tŏk'sĭn)
n.
A toxin of animal origin.

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