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Princeton's WordNet

  1. poisoning, toxic condition, intoxicationnoun

    the physiological state produced by a poison or other toxic substance

    inebriety, drunkenness, inebriation, intoxication, insobriety, tipsiness, toxic condition

  2. poisoningnoun

    the act of giving poison to a person or animal with the intent to kill

    intoxication, toxic condition

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  1. poisoningnoun

    toxication, venenation, autotoxication (self-poisoning), tainting, vitiation, infection

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  1. List of paraphrases for "poisoning":

    intoxication, poisonings, poison, poisoned

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  1. Bill Marler:

    Although his sentence is less than the maximum, it is the longest sentence ever in a food poisoning case, this sentence is going to send a stiff, cold wind through board rooms across the U.S.

  2. Sally Curtin:

    The poisoning deaths do include drug overdoses : Ninety percent of poisoning deaths are drug overdoses, and most of them are in older adolescents.

  3. Teresa A. Sullivan:

    Even an alert and careful student who tries the sweet-tasting cocktail containing many types of liquor cannot know how much alcohol it contains, yet another problem with alcohol is that it can be the vehicle for some other drug to be ingested, unknown to the drinker. Let's call this by its name: This is poisoning.

  4. United States:

    It's an overall United States problem. The lead poisoning increases during deer season but we see it all year, some times it's chronic low-grade exposure over time that also brings them down.

  5. Cara Meglio:

    Pets are 32 % more likely to experience food poisoning during Halloween week.

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