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toxicologist

 [tok″sĭ-kol´ah-jist]
a specialist in toxicology.
developmental toxicologist one who specializes in developmental toxicology; see also teratologist.
reproductive toxicologist one who studies the effects of toxins on the reproductive system.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

tox·i·col·o·gist

(tok'si-kol'ŏ-jist),
A specialist or expert in toxicology.
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tox·i·col·o·gist

(tok'si-kol'ŏ-jist)
A specialist or expert in toxicology.
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tox·i·col·o·gist

(tok'si-kol'ŏ-jist)
A specialist or expert in toxicology.
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