from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A poison or poisonous agent.
  • adjective Poisonous; toxic.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having toxic effect; capable of poisoning.
  • noun A poison.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A poisonous agent or drug, as opium; an intoxicant.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Capable of causing damage by poisoning
  • noun A toxic or poisonous substance

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

  • noun any substance that causes injury or illness or death of a living organism
  • adjective having the qualities or effects of a poison


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