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dioxin

noun [C or U] uk   /daɪˈɒk.sɪn/  us   /-ˈɑːk-/
a poisonous chemical of a type produced when substances used for killing plants are made: Highly toxic dioxins were released into the air.
Translations of “dioxin”
in Chinese (Traditional) 二惡英…
in Chinese (Simplified) 二恶英…
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