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blood poisoning

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Illness & disability
blood poisoningˈblood ˌpoisoning noun [uncountable] 🔊 🔊 MIa serious illness in which an infection spreads through your blood
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blood poisoningShe warned him that the dye might come out and that he'd get blood poisoning.A few days later, Earl Seiguard died of blood poisoning.
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