Home

Cite

Synonyms of saxitoxin

Noun


1. saxitoxin, neurotoxin, neurolysin

usage: a powerful neurotoxin produced by certain dinoflagellates found in red tides; it can accumulate in mollusks that feed on the dinoflagellates and cause food poisoning to humans

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

See also: saxitoxin (Dictionary)