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Definition of "endotoxins" [endotoxins]

  • Plural form of endotoxin. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "endotoxins" in a sentence
  • "Usually cause illness by producing poisons called endotoxins"
  • "The fluid was infected with bacteria that produce lethal endotoxins, chemicals that can cause multiple organ failure."
  • "The contamination, which first came to light last month, involves endotoxins, or harmful substances released from bacteria, in peritoneal dialysis solutions sold under the names Dianeal, Extraneal and Nutrineal."