Definitions

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  • adj. Not poisonous.

Etymologies

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un- +‎ poisonous

Examples

  • Together they make a placid and unpoisonous material called table salt.

    Chemistry: the unsung hero of science

  • They even give 'em unpoisonous paints an 'let 'em paint each other up.

    Humorous Ghost Stories

  • But the rigorous conditions of the Method of Difference are not yet satisfied; for we can not be sure that these unpoisonous bodies agree with the poisonous substances in every property, except the particular one of entering into a difficultly decomposable compound with the animal tissues.

    A System Of Logic, Ratiocinative And Inductive

  • But the rigorous conditions of the Method of Difference are not yet satisfied; for we cannot be sure that these unpoisonous bodies agree with the poisonous substances in every property, except the particular one, of entering into a difficultly decomposable compound with the animal tissues.

    A System Of Logic, Ratiocinative And Inductive (Vol. 1 of 2)

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