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Noun Concept
Categories: Biology terminology, Toxins, Articles with short description, Toxicology, Toxicants
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toxin
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A poisonous substance produced during the metabolism and growth of certain microorganisms and some higher plant and animal species WordNet 3.0
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A poisonous substance produced during the metabolism and growth of certain microorganisms and some higher plant and animal species WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
A toxin is a harmful substance produced within living cells or organisms; synthetic toxicants created by artificial processes are thus excluded. Wikipedia
Poisonous chemicals, often proteins, produced by any organism Wikidata
A substance that may present a risk or injury to health or the environment. OmegaWiki
A toxic or poisonous substance produced by the biological processes of biological organisms. Wiktionary
A toxic or poisonous substance. Wiktionary (translation)