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toxicadjective

us   /ˈtɑk·sɪk/
biology, chemistry poisonous, or relating to poisonous substances
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toxicadjective

uk   /ˈtɒksɪk/ us  
poisonous: toxic to sb/sth These substances can be toxic to humans.toxic chemical/substance/material The company has cut toxic chemicals from its printing process.
very unpleasant or unacceptable: The atmosphere at work had become positively toxic.
(Definition of toxic from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “toxic”
in Korean 유독성의…
in Arabic سامّ…
in Malaysian toksik…
in French toxique…
in Russian токсический, ядовитый…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有毒的, 引起中毒的…
in Italian tossico…
in Turkish zehirli…
in Polish toksyczny, trujący…
in Spanish tóxico…
in Vietnamese độc…
in Portuguese tóxico…
in Thai มีพิษ…
in German toxisch…
in Catalan tòxic…
in Japanese 有毒な, 毒のある…
in Chinese (Simplified) 有毒的, 引起中毒的…
in Indonesian beracun…
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