Xenobiotic vs Eobiotic - What's the difference?

xenobiotic | eobiotic | Antonyms |

Xenobiotic is an antonym of eobiotic.


As adjectives the difference between xenobiotic and eobiotic

is that xenobiotic is of or pertaining to xenobiosis while eobiotic is (rare) relating to any substance that is endogenous to the body or to an ecological system.

As nouns the difference between xenobiotic and eobiotic

is that xenobiotic is (biology) any foreign compound not produced by an organism's metabolism while eobiotic is (rare) such a substance.

xenobiotic

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Of or pertaining to xenobiosis.
  • (biology) Relating to a substance foreign to the body or ecological system.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • (biology) Any foreign compound not produced by an organism's metabolism
  • eobiotic

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • (rare) Relating to any substance that is endogenous to the body or to an ecological system
  • Antonyms

    * xenobiotic

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (rare) Such a substance
  • Antonyms

    * xenobiotic