Botulism vs Botulogenic - What's the difference?

botulism | botulogenic |


As a noun botulism

is (pathology) poisoning caused by the toxin from clostridium botulinum , a type of anaerobic bacteria that grows in improperly-prepared food.

As an adjective botulogenic is

that produces botulism.

botulism

English

Noun

(en-noun) (wikipedia botulism)
  • (pathology) Poisoning caused by the toxin from Clostridium botulinum , a type of anaerobic bacteria that grows in improperly-prepared food.
  • See also

    * botulin

    botulogenic

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • That produces botulism