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Medical Term:

noxa

Pronunciation: nok'sa

Definition: Anything that exerts a harmful influence (trauma, poison).

Synonym(s): phorbol-12-myristate-13-acetate-induced protein

[L. injury, fr. noceo, to injure]

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