zootoxin

Definitions of zootoxin
  1. noun
    a toxin resembling bacterial toxins in its antigenic properties that is found in the fluids of certain animals
    synonyms: animal toxin
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    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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