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American English: /ˌæn(t)iˈtɑksən/
British English: /antɪˈtɒksɪn/

Translation of antitoxin in Spanish:


countable and uncountable
  • antitoxina (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Human science employs somewhat similar procedures to produce what are called antitoxins, protein antibodies, to certain microorganisms.
    • Some antibodies are antitoxins, which directly neutralize any toxins secreted by the antigens.
    • For example, antitoxins, like tetanus antitoxin, are made by injecting horses with a small amount of the toxin so that the animal produces the antibodies.
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