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venenation

[ vĕn′ə-nāshən ]
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n.
Introduction of a venom into animal tissue.
The poisoned condition produced by a venom.
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How to use venenation in a sentence

  • In the popular imagination she lives chiefly as a terrific poisoner, an appalling artist in venenation.

    The Life of Cesare Borgia|Raphael Sabatini
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