Words related to toxic

antitoxic (n.)
"substance which counteracts a poison," 1860; from anti- "against" + toxic. As an adjective, "counteracting a poison," from 1862.
cytotoxic (adj.)

"poisonous to cells," 1902, from cyto- + toxic. Related: Cytotoxin(1900); cytotoxicity.

detoxicate (v.)

1867, "deprive of poisonous qualities;" see de- + toxic + -ate (2). Related: Detoxicated; detoxicating.

detoxify (v.)

1905, "remove poisonous qualities from;" see de- + toxic + -fy. Earlier in the same sense was detoxicate (1867). Of persons, "treat to remove the effects of alcohol or drugs as a step to ending addiction," by 1970. Related: Detoxified; detoxifying.

intoxicate (v.)
mid-15c., "to poison" (obsolete), from Medieval Latin intoxicatus, past participle of intoxicare "to poison," from in- "in" (from PIE root *en "in") + Latin toxicare "to poison," from toxicum "poison" (see toxic). Meaning "make drunk" first recorded 1570s (implied in intoxicated). Figurative sense "excite to a high pitch of feeling" is attested from 1590s. Related: Intoxicating.
non-toxic (adj.)

also nontoxic, "not poisonous," 1892, from non- + toxic.

toxemia (n.)
"blood-poisoning," also toxaemia, 1848, from toxo- (before vowels tox-, from Greek toxon; see toxic) + -emia (from Greek haima "blood").
toxicity (n.)
"state of being toxic," 1880, from toxic + -ity.
toxicology (n.)
1815, from French toxicologie (1812), from Latinized form of Greek toxikon "arrow poison" (see toxic) + -logia (see -logy). Related: Toxicological; toxicologist.
toxin (n.)
"organic poison," especially one produced by bacteria in an animal body, 1886, from toxic + -in (2).