carcinogenicity
noun see carcinogen

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  • carcinogenicity — noun The state of being carcinogenic. Some examples of these adverse effects, sometimes called toxic end points, include carcinogenicity (development of cancer), hepatotoxicity (liver damage) …   Wiktionary

  • carcinogenicity — kancerogeniškumas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Gebėjimas sukelti piktybinio naviko atsiradimą. atitikmenys: angl. carcinogenicity rus. канцерогенность …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • carcinogenicity — carcinogenic car cin*o*gen ic (k[aum]r s[i^]n*[ o]*j[e^]n [i^]k), adj. Causing or tending to cause cancer; as, the carcinogenic action of certain chemicals or of ionizing radiation. {car cin*o*gen*ic i*ty}, n. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • carcinogenicity — See carcinogenesis. * * * …   Universalium

  • carcinogenicity — Ability to cause cancer. * * * car·ci·no·ge·nic·i·ty (kahr″sĭ no jə nisґĭ te) the ability or tendency to produce carcinoma; the quality of being carcinogenic …   Medical dictionary

  • carcinogenicity — n. state of having cancer causing properties …   English contemporary dictionary

  • carcinogenicity — car·ci·no·ge·nic·i·ty …   English syllables

  • carcinogenicity — noun see carcinogenic * * * carcinogenicˈity noun • • • Main Entry: ↑carcinoma …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of IARC Group 2B carcinogens — Substances, mixtures and exposure circumstances in this list have been classified by the IARC as Group 2B: The agent (mixture) is possibly carcinogenic to humans. The exposure circumstance entails exposures that are possibly carcinogenic to… …   Wikipedia

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