Toxicology definition

tŏksĭ-kŏlə-jē
The science dealing with poisons and their effects and with antidotes for poisons.
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The study of the nature, effects, and detection of poisons and the treatment of poisoning.
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The scientific study of poisons, of their effects and detection, and of the treatment of poisoning.
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(sciences, pharmacology) The branch of pharmacology that deals with the nature, effect, detection and treatment of poisons and poisoning.
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The study of the nature, effects, and detection of poisons and the treatment of poisoning.
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Origin of toxicology

  • From French toxicologie, from toxico- + -logie.

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