from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The quality or condition of being toxic.
- n. The degree to which a substance is toxic.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Degree to which a toxic substance may harm a cell or organism.
- n. The quality of being toxic.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The quality or state of being toxic or poisonous; poisonousness.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state of being toxic.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. grave harmfulness or deadliness
- n. the degree to which something is poisonous
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Life-threatening theophylline toxicity is not predictable by serum levels.
Treatment of colchicine toxicity is largely supportive.
The report recommends that mammary tissue be routinely included in toxicity testing of any chemical.
Gingrich may simply be the most vocal, granted, but he's hardly alone, and that toxicity is trickling straight down to the Republican rank-and-file, a scary number of whom seem to be functioning under the impression that every Muslim in America is a "stealth jihadist" waiting to flip the switch from "good" to "evil" like the Clone Troopers in Star Wars.
While environmental controversy surrounding use of this fuel is wide and varied, the greatest supported evidence of toxicity comes from the presents of dioxins and furans in the flue gases.
Except for the toxicity from the nuclear melt downs, and the reliance on Russian fuel … jwest says:
This type of toxicity is dangerous to our country.
What is the difference in toxicity between metallic and inorganic lead?
However, this testing is minimal and restricted to local effects on human skin, and short-term toxicity tests in rodents.
But "information on potential toxicity is publicly available for only about half of the 3,000" and "information on developmental toxicity or capacity to harm infants and children is available for fewer than 20%" of these chemicals.