envenomization

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

Definition of envenomization

First Known Use of envenomization

1960, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About envenomization

Time Traveler for envenomization

Time Traveler

The first known use of envenomization was in 1960

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near envenomization

envenomation

envenomization

enverdure

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for envenomization

Cite this Entry

“Envenomization.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/envenomization. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for envenomization

envenomization

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

Medical Definition of envenomization

: a poisoning caused by a bite or sting

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!