poisonousness


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poi·son·ous

 (poi′zə-nəs)
adj.
1.
a. Containing or being a poison: poisonous fumes.
b. Capable of harming or killing by poison: poisonous tentacles.
2.
a. Full of ill will; malicious or spiteful: a poisonous look.
b. Harmful or destructive: a poisonous precedent.

poi′son·ous·ly adv.
poi′son·ous·ness n.
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If the bite of the basilisk was mentioned, it was not considered venomous until references to its alleged poisonousness first appeared in the post-medieval works of Gesner and Topsell.
Writing about the massive symptoms of poisonousness of students from Gostivar, Katerina Neskova wonders in Dnevnik whether it is a matter of teenage playfulness for missing classes or, whether it is a "dangerous" political game.