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blood poisoning

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See septicemia.
  • n. See toxemia.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The presence in the bloodstream of microorganisms or their toxins in sufficient quantity to cause serious illness; sepsis or septicemia.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a morbid state of the blood caused by the introduction of poisonous or infective matters from without, or the absorption or retention of such as are produced in the body itself; toxæmia.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See toxemia.

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

  • n. invasion of the bloodstream by virulent microorganisms from a focus of infection

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