envenomation


en·ven·om·ation

noun \in-ˌve-nə-ˈmā-shən, en-\

Definition of ENVENOMATION

:  an act or instance of poisoning by venom (as of a snake or spider)
en·ven·om·ate \-ˈve-nə-ˌmāt\ transitive verb

First Known Use of ENVENOMATION

1923

en·ven·om·ation

noun \in-ˌven-ə-ˈmā-shən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ENVENOMATION

: an act or instance of impregnating with a venom (as of a snake or spider); also : envenomization
en·ven·om·ate \-ˈven-ə-ˌmāt\ transitive verb, en·ven·om·at·ed en·ven·om·at·ing

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