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Definitions for the word toxalbumin

Noun

TOXALBUMIN (plural TOXALBUMINs)
A protein which is toxic (i.e. organic and poisonous)
: Certain plants, viperine snake venom, resin and various bacteria contain toxalbumins

Related terms

toxaemia
toxicity
toxicogenic
toxicology
toxicomania
toxicophobia
toxicosis
toxisterol
toxophil
toxoplasmosis
albumenate
albumenize
albumenoid
albuminate
albuminose

Etymology

From toxin 'organic poison' (from Middle {{etyl, la, en}} toxicus 'poisonous', from Latin toxicum 'poison (for arrows)', from (Ancient Greek)  (toxikon), from (toxa) 'arrows', from (toxon) 'bow') + albumin 'protein' (from {{etyl, fr, en}} albumine, from {{etyl, la, en}} albumen 'egg white', from albus 'white'). The term was first used in about 1890 by the research chemists ludwig brieger (1849-1919) and Sigmund Fraenkel (1868-1939).

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