zootoxin

DEFINITIONS OF: zootoxin

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n a toxin resembling bacterial toxins in its antigenic properties that is found in the fluids of certain animals

Synonyms:
animal toxin
Types:
venom
toxin secreted by animals; secreted by certain snakes and poisonous insects (e.g., spiders and scorpions)
kokoi venom
a potent neurotoxin found in a particular frog
snake venom
venom secreted by certain snakes
Type of:
toxin
a poisonous substance produced during the metabolism and growth of certain microorganisms and some higher plant and animal species
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