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Meaning of "cytotoxic" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CYTOTOXIC

cytotoxic  [ˌsaɪtəʊˈtɒksɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CYTOTOXIC

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Cytotoxic is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES CYTOTOXIC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Cytotoxicity

Cytotoxicity is the quality of being toxic to cells. Examples of toxic agents are an immune cell or some types of venom.

Definition of cytotoxic in the English dictionary

The definition of cytotoxic in the dictionary is poisonous to living cells: denoting certain drugs used in the treatment of leukaemia and other cancers.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CYTOTOXIC


anoxic
əˈnɒksɪk
antitoxic
ˈæntɪˈtɒksɪk
autotoxic
ˌɔːtəʊˈtɒksɪk
ecotoxic
ˌiːkəʊˈtɒksɪk
endotoxic
ˌendəʊˈtɒksɪk
exotoxic
ˌeksəʊˈtɒksɪk
genotoxic
ˌdʒɛnəʊˈtɒksɪk
hemotoxic
ˌheməʊˈtɒksɪk
hepatotoxic
ˌhepətəʊˈtɒksɪk
hypoxic
haɪˈpɒksɪk
nephrotoxic
ˌnefrəˈtɒksɪk
neurotoxic
ˌnjʊərəʊˈtɒksɪk
nontoxic
nɒnˈtɒksɪk
ototoxic
ˌəʊtəʊˈtɒksɪk
phototoxic
ˌfəʊtəʊˈtɒksɪk
phytotoxic
ˌfaɪtəʊˈtɒksɪk
psychotoxic
ˌsaɪkəʊˈtɒksɪk
radiotoxic
ˌreɪdɪəʊˈtɒksɪk
toxic
ˈtɒksɪk
zootoxic
ˌzəʊəˈtɒksɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CYTOTOXIC

cytoplasm
cytoplasmic
cytoplasmically
cytoplast
cytoplastic
cytosine
cytoskeletal
cytoskeleton
cytosol
cytosolic
cytosome
cytostatic
cytostatically
cytotaxis
cytotaxonomic
cytotaxonomist
cytotaxonomy
cytotechnology
cytotoxicity
cytotoxin

WORDS THAT END LIKE CYTOTOXIC

alexic
anorexic
apraxic
ataraxic
ataxic
cachexic
carborexic
dyslexic
dystaxic
epitaxic
heterotaxic
homotaxic
paralexic
pyrexic
stereotaxic
tanorexic
thermotaxic

Synonyms and antonyms of cytotoxic in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «cytotoxic» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CYTOTOXIC

Find out the translation of cytotoxic to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of cytotoxic from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «cytotoxic» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

细胞毒性
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

citotóxica
570 millions of speakers

English

cytotoxic
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

साइटोटॉक्सिक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

السامة للخلايا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

цитотоксических
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

citotóxica
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সাইটোটক্সিক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

cytotoxique
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sitotoksik
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

zytotoxischen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

細胞毒性の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

세포 독성
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cytotoxic
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

gây độc tế bào
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

செல்நெச்சியத்தைக்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

साइटोटोक्सिक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sitotoksik
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

citotossico
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

cytotoksyczne
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

цитотоксичних
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

citotoxice
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κυτταροτοξική
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sitotoksiese
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

cytotoxisk
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

cytotoksiske
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of cytotoxic

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CYTOTOXIC»

The term «cytotoxic» is quite widely used and occupies the 37.205 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CYTOTOXIC» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about cytotoxic

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CYTOTOXIC»

Discover the use of cytotoxic in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to cytotoxic and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Safety and Health Handbook for Cytotoxic Drugs
The book provides guidance on quickly dealing with spills, reducing unnecessary exposure, and complying with pertinent regulations and standards in order to better equip healthcare workers to maintain a safe work environment.
Samuel J. Murff, 2012
2
Extravasation of Cytotoxic Agents: Compendium for Prevention ...
The book is the outcome of a consensus of an interdisciplinary working group that has collected and systematically reviewed all published literature on the topic.
Ines Mader, Birte Twisselmann, Patrizia R. Fürst-Weger, 2009
3
Handbook of Compounds with Cytotoxic Activity Isolated from ...
This book presents 1752 compounds isolated and identified from plants that present anticancer activity.
Rosa Martha P'Rez Guti'rrez, 2007
4
Cytotoxic Anticancer Drugs: Models and Concepts for Drug ...
Proceedings of the 22nd Annual Cancer Symposium, Detroit, Michigan, April 26-28, 1990.
Frederick A. Valeriote, Thomas H. Corbett, Laurence H. Baker, 1992
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The Cytotoxics Handbook
Health. and. safety. aspects. of. cytotoxic. services. INTRODUCTION. It is now well recognised that most anticancer drugs are potentially hazardous substances , since they are mutagenic, teratogenic and /or carcinogenic.1-2 There is also ...
Michael Allwood, Andrew Stanley, Patricia Wright, 2002
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Cytotoxic cells: basic mechanisms and medical applications
This volume synthesizes recent groundbreaking advances in our knowledge of the molecular mechanisms, biological roles, and medical applications of cytotoxic lymphocytes.
M. V. Sitkovskiĭ, Pierre Henkart, 2000
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Induction of Tolerance by Genetically-Engineered B Cells and ...
"This is a Ph.D. dissertation.
Wim Janssens, 2004
8
Multimodal Concepts for Integration of Cytotoxic Drugs
This book is useful for professionals from the various disciplines involved in multidisciplinary cancer care and for residents in radiation oncology training programs.
L.W. Brady, Martin J. Brown, M.P. Mehta, 2006
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Cytotoxic Drug Resistance Mechanisms
This is an important consideration when making comparisons between cell lines, between cytotoxic agents, or when evaluating combinations of drugs. No one cytotoxicity assay is ideal and it is always advisable to support results with those  ...
Robert Brown, Uta Böger-Brown, 1999
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Cancer Chemotherapy: A Nursing Process Approach
(1979) were the first to note evidence of mutagenicity in the urine of nurses who handled cytotoxic drugs. The extent of this effect increased over the course of the work week. With improved handling practices, a decrease in mutagenic activity ...
Margaret Barton-Burke, Gail M. Wilkes, Karen Ingwersen, 2001

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CYTOTOXIC»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term cytotoxic is used in the context of the following news items.
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Lymphoma: How the tumor escapes the immune response
Consequently, the NK cells lack an important activation mechanism and are no longer able to carry out cytotoxic activity. Despite the inhibitory ... «Medical Xpress, Jul 15»
2
Pre-Market News Analysis on: Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE …
... such as sterile products, hormones, narcotics, high-potency drugs, and cytotoxic substances; and active pharmaceutical ingredients. Xilinx ... «wsnewspublishers, Jul 15»
3
Antibody Drug Conjugates Market Segment Forecasts up to 2020 …
By combining the targeting ability of molecular antibodies with cancer ability of cytotoxic drugs, antibody drug conjugates allows targeted ... «CSO Australia, Jul 15»
4
Metrics Contract Services Appoints Vice President of Analytical …
Our technical capabilities include highly potent, cytotoxic and unstable compounds; DEA Schedule II-V controlled substances; and products ... «PR.com, Jul 15»
5
Stock Highlights: Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc (NYSEMKT …
... Inc. (NYSE MKT: NAVB), announced that preclinical results in Kaposi's Sarcoma (KS) demonstrated that a cytotoxic drug, doxorubicin, linked ... «Stock Transcript, Jul 15»
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Can You Reduce Steroid Treatments for Sarcoidosis?
For severe sarcoidosis, doctors often use cytotoxic drugs like methotrexate, azathioprine, and leflunomide. These three drugs all target roughly ... «Health Hub from Cleveland Clinic, Jul 15»
7
Thermotolerance: Waste management
Such higher proteasome activity suggests a higher protection against heat stress by eliminating cytotoxic denatured proteins. Natural variations ... «Nature.com, Jul 15»
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Xencor Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages (NASDAQ …
XmAb5574/MOR208 is being developed for the treatment of blood-based cancers and uses our Cytotoxic Fc Domain. Receive News & Ratings ... «Dakota Financial News, Jul 15»
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Zacks Rating on Galena Biopharma, Inc.
GALE-301 is immunogenic and can stimulate cytotoxic T lymphocyte (CTLs) to recognize and destroy FBP-expressing cancer cells. GALE-401 contains the ... «OTC Outlook, Jul 15»
10
Protein in Ovarian Cancers Deactivates Immune System Response
“However, in most cases, the optimal cytotoxic activity of such tumor-reactive T cells is drastically reduced precisely because cancer-associated ... «Cancer Network, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Cytotoxic [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/cytotoxic>. Aug 2019 ».
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