Definitions for carcinogenic
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word carcinogenic
causing or tending to cause cancer
"the carcinogenic action of certain chemicals"
Causing or tending to cause cancer; as, the carcinogenic action of certain chemicals or of ionizing radiation. -- car`cin*o*gen*ic"i*ty, n.
Causing or tending to cause cancer.
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You can’t be neutral when people are being harmed, that’s like telling people who did studies on the carcinogenic effects of tobacco smoke to be neutral about smoking.
In addition to inhaling toxicants and carcinogens found in the hookah tobacco smoke, hookah smokers, and non-smokers who socialize with them, also inhale large quantities of charcoal combustion-generated toxic and carcinogenic emissions.
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- rákkeltő, rákokozó, karcinogénHungarian
- carcinogen, cancerigenRomanian
- kancerogen, karcinogenSerbo-Croatian
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