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  • n. The administration of a poison.
  • n. The state of being poisoned.
  • v. Present participle of poison.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The administration of a poison.
  • n. The morbid state, acute or chronic, induced by any poison.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of giving poison to a person or animal with the intent to kill
  • n. the physiological state produced by a poison or other toxic substance

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