Definition of carcinogenicity in English:

carcinogenicity

noun

  • See carcinogenic

    • ‘Arsenic is a known human carcinogen in adults, yet its carcinogenicity in children remains uninvestigated.’
    • ‘Teratogenicity and carcinogenicity can result from biochemical toxicity.’
    • ‘Early reports suggesting an increased risk of carcinogenicity, especially lymphoma, have not been borne out in subsequent studies.’
    • ‘Conclusions regarding carcinogenicity in humans or experimental animals are based on expert, scientific judgment, with consideration given to all relevant information.’
    • ‘Long term animal studies with both natural and enriched uranium had negative (nine studies) or equivocal (three studies) results for carcinogenicity.’

Pronunciation

carcinogenicity

/ˌkɑːs(ɪ)nədʒɛˈnɪsɪti/