Definition of toxicological in English:

toxicological

adjective

  • See toxicology

    • ‘They have chemical and toxicological properties quite different from either single beta amyloid molecules or clumps of the molecules called fibrils.’
    • ‘The toxicological evaluation of the chemical substances, quantified by emission-chamber measurements, is summarized in Table 1.’
    • ‘Inasmuch as chemical properties determine toxicological properties, metalloids should not be considered as a subset of metals but as a subset of nonmetals.’
    • ‘Very few other chemicals have been given such extensive scrutiny, and there is still no epidemiological or human toxicological evidence to impugn DDT.’
    • ‘In particular, it will be necessary to determine whether a gene product is of pharmacological or toxicological importance and whether individual allelic variants are of therapeutic importance.’

Pronunciation

toxicological

/ˌtɒksɪkəˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l/