HyperDic: neurolysin

English > 1 sense of the word neurolysin:
NOUNsubstanceneurolysin, neurotoxinany toxin that affects neural tissues
English > neurolysin: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
MeaningAny toxin that affects neural tissues.
Narrowerbotulinum toxinAny of several neurotoxins that are produced by the anaerobic bacterium Clostridium botulinum
domoic acidA neurotoxin that is deadly for humans
kokoi venomA potent neurotoxin found in a particular frog
saxitoxinA powerful neurotoxin produced by certain dinoflagellates found in red tides
tetrodotoxinA powerful neurotoxin found in the ovaries of pufferfish
BroadertoxinA poisonous substance produced during the metabolism and growth of certain microorganisms and some higher plant and animal species

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