TOXIC: poisonous, capable of bringing on death

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You’re probably familiar with the chemical meaning for the word toxic.   It describes chemicals, venoms, mushrooms, or other substances that are poisonous and capable of killing someone. Toxic is a word that comes from Latin and Greek origins, toxicum being the Latin word for “poisonous.”   Interestingly, the Greek word, toxikòn phármakon, means “bow poison,”  […]