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Characterised by, having the characteristics of, or containing a poison.

Synonym: toxic, toxicant, toxiferous, venenous.

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Main Factors that Affect Clinical Consequence of Toxicity

... humidity, and barometric pressure can affect the rate of consumption and even the occurrence of some toxic agents. Many mycotoxins and poisonous plants are related to seasonal or climatic changes. For example, the ischemic effects of ergot toxicosis are more often seen during the winter ...

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by 2444256703
Thu Jan 29, 2015 7:30 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Main Factors that Affect Clinical Consequence of Toxicity
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Dioxin and Heated Bottled Water

... No plastic water bottles in freezers. No plastic wrap in microwaves. Dioxin chemical causes cancer, especially breast cancer. Dioxins are highly poisonous to cells in our bodies. Don’t freeze plastic bottles with water in them as this releases dioxins from the plastic. Recently the Wellness Program ...

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by Ahsmeah
Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dioxin and Heated Bottled Water
Replies: 1
Views: 2203

toxic mold litigation

... query but I don't know where different to post this, please shift if this is not the absolute right place. Does anyone below know anything about poisonous mold?

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by Meaxiaindib
Fri Jul 05, 2013 11:18 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: toxic mold litigation
Replies: 0
Views: 920

Cone snail

... knowledge of marine mollusca please help me out, this thing has bothered me for quite a while and all Google has to offer me is that they have a poisonous, barbed mouth-piece (specialized radula). But nobody says anything about pointy and nasty tail! Cheers, BH p.s. Note how the animal gives ...

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by biohazard
Tue Jun 05, 2012 9:47 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Cone snail
Replies: 4
Views: 6271

Re: Digestion

... of agents, and you could read the cautions and ingredients on a few labels to see what I mean. Wild grasses might contain some plants that are poisonous, while also containing some that are edible and nutritious. The same goes for anything with leaves! Herbivores usually know what to eat and ...

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by Wallyanna
Wed May 09, 2012 8:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Digestion
Replies: 4
Views: 4080
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