toxicity

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toxicity

[täk′sis·əd·ē]
(pharmacology)
The quality of being toxic.
The kind and amount of poison or toxin produced by a microorganism, or possessed by a chemical substance not of biological origin.
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Neurobehavioral toxicity as a basis for risk assessment.
Recent evidence for a relationship between genetic background and susceptibility to the neurobehavioral toxicity of neonatal exposure to thirnerosal (ethylmercury) in mice (Hornig et al.
But questions remain about the lowest levels of exposures linked with reproductive, respiratory, and neurobehavioral toxicity.