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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Not producing or resulting from poison adj. - Safe to eat.

Usage examples (35)
  • Even Halloween face paint labeled "nontoxic" can contain poisonous metals.
  • If something says "nontoxic," there are no standards for what that has to mean.
  • There are no U.S. government standards for "nontoxic" or "biodegradable," according to Rangan.
  • If the patient has no symptoms following accidental ingestion of a "nontoxic" hydrocarbon, he or she can be observed at home. for more
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