ergotized

adjective
er·​got·​ized | \ ˈər-gə-ˌtīzd How to pronounce ergotized (audio) \

Definition of ergotized

: infected with ergot ergotized grain also : poisoned by ergot ergotized cattle

First Known Use of ergotized

1860, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ergotized

ergot + -ize + -ed entry 1

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The first known use of ergotized was in 1860

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4 Oct 2021

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“Ergotized.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ergotized. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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ergotized

adjective
er·​got·​ized | \ -ˌīzd How to pronounce ergotized (audio) \

Medical Definition of ergotized

: infected with ergot ergotized grain also : poisoned by ergot ergotized cattle

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