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ciguatera


ciguatera

noun ci·gua·tera \ˌsē-gwə-ˈter-ə, ˌsig-\

Definition of CIGUATERA

:  poisoning caused by the ingestion of various normally edible tropical fish in whose flesh a toxic substance (as one produced by some dinoflagellates) has accumulated
February 26, 2015
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