tóxico

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See also: toxico and toxico-

Asturian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tóxico

  1. neuter of tóxicu

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin toxicum (arrow poison), from Ancient Greek τοξικόν (toxikón, arrow poison), from τοξικός (toxikós, pertaining to bows), from τόξον (tóxon, bow).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

tóxico m (feminine singular tóxica, masculine plural tóxicos, feminine plural tóxicas)

  1. toxic

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin toxicum (arrow poison), from Ancient Greek τοξικόν (toxikón, arrow poison), from τοξικός (toxikós, pertaining to bows), from τόξον (tóxon, bow).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɔk.si.ku/
  • (South Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈtɔk.si.ko/
  • (sense: recreational drug, humorous mispronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈtɔ.ʃi.ku/
  • Hyphenation: tó‧xi‧co

Noun[edit]

tóxico m (plural tóxicos)

  1. (toxicology) poison (substance harmful to a living organism)
    Synonyms: peçonha, toxina, veneno
  2. a recreational drug
    Synonyms: droga, narcótico

Adjective[edit]

tóxico m (feminine singular tóxica, masculine plural tóxicos, feminine plural tóxicas, comparable)

  1. (toxicology) toxic (harmful to a living organism)
    Synonyms: intoxicante, peçonhento, venenoso

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin toxicum (arrow poison), from Ancient Greek τοξικόν (toxikón, arrow poison), from τοξικός (toxikós, pertaining to bows), from τόξον (tóxon, bow). Cf. also tósigo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtoɡsiko/, [ˈt̪oɣ̞.si.ko]
  • Hyphenation: tó‧xi‧co

Adjective[edit]

tóxico (feminine tóxica, masculine plural tóxicos, feminine plural tóxicas)

  1. toxic
    Synonym: venenoso

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