LD50- Lethal Dose - LC50-Lethal Concentration

Business / Agriculture / LD50- Lethal Dose - LC50-Lethal Concentration: The dose (median concentration) of a toxicant that will kill 50% of the test animals within a designated period. The lower the LC50, the more toxic the compound. Testing to determine lethal dosages is used to characterize the acute toxicity of pesticides and other toxic chemicals.

Other Words for Dose

Dose Noun Synonyms: dispense, administer, prescribe
Dose Adjective Synonyms: portion, quantity, amount, measure, dosage
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Other Words for Lethal

Lethal Noun Synonyms: deadly, fatal, mortal
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Pop-Under Ad

Business / Internet Marketing / Pop-Under Ad: An ad that displays in a new browser window behind the current browser window. MORE

Pop-Up Ad

Business / Internet Marketing / Pop-Up Ad: An ad that displays in a new browser window. MORE

Port-Of-Call

Life Style / Travel / Port-Of-Call: A country, island or territory, or population center a cruise ship visits. MORE

Pooh-Pooh Hypothesis

Entertainment / Literature / Pooh-Pooh Hypothesis: In linguistics, the idea that language began as emotional outbursts or surprised exclamations, contrast with the bow-wow theory, the ding-dong theory, and the yo-he-ho theory. MORE

Policy-Procedures Manual

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Policy-Procedures Manual: A detailed written document designed to assist managers and supervisors in carrying out their day-to-day responsibilities by acquainting them with all of the organization's policies and the procedures MORE

Pola-Screen

Entertainment / Photography / Pola-Screen: Another term for a polarizing filter. MORE

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