envenomization

noun
en·​ven·​om·​i·​za·​tion | \ in-ˌve-nə-mə-ˈzā-shən How to pronounce envenomization (audio) , en- \

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First Known Use of envenomization

1960, in the meaning defined above

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“Envenomization.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/envenomization. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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envenomization

noun
en·​ven·​om·​iza·​tion
variants: also British envenomisation \ -​mə-​ˈzā-​shən How to pronounce envenomisation (audio) \

Medical Definition of envenomization

: a poisoning caused by a bite or sting

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