Toxin and Venom

Toxin

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Toxin noun – A substance that by chemical action can kill or injure a living thing.
Usage example: read a pamphlet on the toxin responsible for botulism, a food poisoning that can cause paralysis and even death in some cases

Venom is a synonym for toxin in poison topic. In some cases you can use "Venom" instead a noun "Toxin", when it comes to topics like help, thing, substance.
Nearby Word: toxic
Synonyms for Toxin

Venom

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Venom noun – A substance that by chemical action can kill or injure a living thing.
Usage example: an antidote to snake venom

Toxin is a synonym for venom in poison topic. You can use "Toxin" instead a noun "Venom", if it concerns topics such as help, thing, substance. popular alternative
Nearby Words: venomous, venomously
Synonyms for Venom

Both words in one sentence

  • This trope may contribute to Snakes Are Sinister, which frequently associates all snakes with both poison (though not all snakes are toxic, and their toxin is called "venom" because it's injected through the fangs instead of being absorbed through the skin or digestive system) and evil.
  • Alas, Poor Villain Toxin gets a similar reaction from Venom mainly because he was forced into the role and died before Venom could save him.
  • Western Animation / Conan the Adventurer Even his venom is necessary to spare Conan from a poisonous toxin that would otherwise surely kill him.
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