venenation

noun
ven·​e·​na·​tion | \ ˌven-ə-ˈnā-shən \

Medical Definition of venenation

: the condition or process of being poisoned especially by a venom of animal origin

Other Words from venenation

venenate \ ˈven-​ə-​ˌnāt \ verb venenated; venenating

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