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  1. parathion poisoningnoun

    a toxic condition resulting from inhalation or ingestion of the insecticide parathion; characterized by nausea and abdominal pains and headache and convulsions and sweating


  1. parathion poisoning

    Parathion, also called parathion-ethyl or diethyl parathion and locally known as "Folidol", is an organophosphate insecticide and acaricide. It was originally developed by IG Farben in the 1940s. It is highly toxic to non-target organisms, including humans, so its use has been banned or restricted in most countries. The basic structure is shared by parathion methyl.


  1. parathion poisoning

    Parathion poisoning is a form of toxicity that occurs when an individual is exposed to parathion, an organophosphate pesticide that is highly toxic to humans and animals. This poisoning can occur through ingestion, inhalation, or contact with the skin and eyes. Symptoms may include nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, sweating, confusion, and in severe cases, seizures or death. Long term exposure can lead to chronic health effects, like neurological disorders. Immediate treatment in the form of decontamination and medical assistance is required in case of parathion poisoning.

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    The numerical value of parathion poisoning in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

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    The numerical value of parathion poisoning in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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