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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Poisons

    Substances which, when ingested, inhaled, or absorbed, or when applied to, injected into, or developed within the body in relatively small amounts may, by their chemical action, cause damage to structure or disturbance of function. (From Dorland, 27th ed)

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of poisons in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of poisons in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of poisons in a Sentence

  1. Havelock Ellis:

    There is held to be no surer test of civilization than the increase per head of the consumption of alcohol and tobacco. Yet alcohol and tobacco are recognizable poisons, so that their consumption has only to be carried far enough to destroy civilization altogether.

  2. Vladimir Lenin:

    Authority poisons everybody who takes authority on himself.

  3. Anatoly Kalinichenko:

    We don't believe that the patient suffered poisoning, poisons or traces of their presence in the body have not been identified. Probably, the diagnosis of 'poisoning' remains somewhere in the back of our minds. But we do not believe that the patient suffered poisoning.

  4. Aberjhani:

    War poisons the land/ Like diseased minds downloaded/ into bowls of tears.

  5. James Madison:

    The internal effects of a mutable policy are [...] calamitous. It poisons the blessings of liberty itself. It will be of little avail to the people that the laws are made by men of their own choice, if the laws be so voluminous that they cannot be read, or so incoherent that they cannot be understood; if they be repealed before they are promulgated, or undergo such incessant changes that no man who knows what the law is today can guess what it will be tomorrow.

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