[ ăl′ən-tī′ə-sĭs ]
Poisoning due to the ingestion of sausages, usually the result of consuming sausages containing the toxins of Clostridium botulium.sausage poisoning
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This may take place with other kinds of flesh, and is known as botulism, or allantiasis.A Guide to the Study of Fishes, Volume 1 (of 2)|David Starr Jordan