Definition of genotoxic in English:

genotoxic

adjective

Biology Medicine
  • That causes (usually irreversible) damage to or alteration of nucleic acids or chromosomes.

Origin

1970s. From geno- + toxic.

Pronunciation

genotoxic

/ˌdʒɛnə(ʊ)ˈtɒksɪk//ˌdʒinə(ʊ)ˈtɒksɪk/