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nontoxic

[-tok′sik]
not poisonous. Also atoxic.

nontoxic

adjective Referring to that which does not cause damage or harm

non·tox·ic

(non-toksik)
Denotes substance that is not poisonous.

nontoxic

(nŏn-tŏk′sĭk) [L. non, not, + Gr. toxikon, poison]
Not poisonous or productive of poison. A list of substances considered generally nontoxic is provided in the Appendix.
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