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English definition of “cytotoxic”


adjective /ˌsaɪ.təʊˈtɒk.sɪk/ US  /ˌsɑɪ.t̬əˈtɑk.sɪk/ specialized
damaging or destroying living cells: Cytotoxic drugs are used in the treatment of cancer.Cells
(Definition of cytotoxic adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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