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envenomation

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noun en·ven·om·ation \in-ˌve-nə-ˈmā-shən, en-\

Definition of envenomation

  1. :  an act or instance of poisoning by venom (as of a snake or spider)

en·ven·om·ate play \-ˈve-nə-ˌmāt\ transitive verb


1923

First Known Use of envenomation

1923


Medical Dictionary

envenomation

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noun en·ven·om·ation \in-ˌven-ə-ˈmā-shən\

Medical Definition of envenomation

  1. :  an act or instance of impregnating with a venom (as of a snake or spider); also :  envenomization

  2. en·ven·om·ate \-ˈven-ə-ˌmāt\play transitive verb, en·ven·om·at·ed en·ven·om·at·ing




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