Toxalbumin
Toxalbumin Tox`al*bu"min, n. [See {Toxic}; {Albumin}.] (Physiol. Chem.) Any of a class of toxic substances of protein nature; a toxin. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • toxalbumin — [täks΄al byo͞o′min] n. [ TOX(IC) + ALBUMIN] a poisonous protein found in certain plants and cultures of bacteria, and in snake venoms …   English World dictionary

  • toxalbumin — /tok sal byooh meuhn/, n. Biochem. any poisonous protein occurring in certain bacterial cultures, plants, or snake venoms. [1885 90; TOX + ALBUMIN] * * * …   Universalium

  • toxalbumin — noun A protein which is toxic (i.e. organic and poisonous) Certain plants, viperine snake venom, resin and various bacteria contain toxalbumins See Also: toxaemia, toxicity, toxicogenic, toxicolo …   Wiktionary

  • Toxalbumin — Tọx|al|bu|min [↑ tox ] veraltete Bez. für pflanzliche giftige Proteine (↑ Lectine). * * * To|xal|bu|min, das; s, e [zu ↑Toxin u. ↑Albumin] (Biochemie): eiweißartiges Phytotoxin …   Universal-Lexikon

  • toxalbumin — tox·al·bu·min .täks al byü mən n any of a class of toxic substances of protein nature …   Medical dictionary

  • Toxalbumin — Tox|al|bu|min auch: To|xal|bu|min 〈n.; Gen.: s, Pl.: e; Biochemie〉 giftiger Eiweißstoff [Etym.: <Tox… + Albumin] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • Toxalbumin — Tox|al|bu|min* das; s, e <zu ↑toxiko... u. ↑Albumin> giftiger Eiweißstoff …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • toxalbumin — tox·al·bu·min …   English syllables

  • Toxalbumin — To|x|al|bu|min, das; s, e <griechisch; lateinisch> (eiweißartiger Giftstoff) …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • toxalbumin — |täksal|byümə̇n noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary tox (I) + albumin : any of a class of toxic substances of protein nature : toxin * * * /tok sal byooh meuhn/, n. Biochem. any poisonous protein occurring in certain bacterial… …   Useful english dictionary

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