What does poisoning mean?

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poi·son·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. poisoning, toxic condition, intoxicationnoun

    the physiological state produced by a poison or other toxic substance

  2. poisoningnoun

    the act of giving poison to a person or animal with the intent to kill

Wiktionary

  1. poisoningnoun

    The administration of a poison.

  2. poisoningnoun

    The state of being poisoned.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Poisoning

    of Poison

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  1. Poisoning

    Death caused by a toxic substance either intentionally (suicide or murder) or unintentionally.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Poisoning

    A condition or physical state produced by the ingestion, injection or inhalation of, or exposure to a deleterious agent.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of poisoning in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of poisoning in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of poisoning in a Sentence

  1. Mike Pence:

    > (CNN)This week, White House news revolved around the three S's: sanctions, space and special (special election and special counsel). The Trump administration reimposed US sanctions on Iran, which went back into effect Tuesday. A day later, the State Department announced that the US will impose sanctions on Russia under a chemical and biological warfare law after the poisoning of a former Russian agent and his daughter in the United Kingdom earlier this year. Then came #spaceforce. As CNN's Ryan Browne reported,  BTW, Trump's re-election team is already planning on selling.

  2. Cara Meglio:

    Pets are 32 % more likely to experience food poisoning during Halloween week.

  3. David Burnett:

    We found out the day that he passed away that he had experimented with it just a handful of times, what killed Chase was the synthetic cannabinoid poisoning, the marijuana. The chemicals that were sprayed onto the leaves shut his lungs down. He suffered a violent death. He asphyxiated and suffocated, and he obviously became unconscious... and I found him in the hot tub.

  4. Sally Curtin:

    The poisoning deaths do include drug overdoses : Ninety percent of poisoning deaths are drug overdoses, and most of them are in older adolescents.

  5. Hillary Clinton:

    I know something about lead poisoning because of the work I've done in the past (with Children's Defense Fund) and as a senator from New York, we had a lot of old housing with lead paint in it. A lot of kids suffered from lead poisoning, and part of the challenge is you've got to intervene early. We need comprehensive health screenings, then we need to figure out how do we get the right nutrition and vitamins. You've got to begin to work to counteract the lead.

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