Definition of 'blood poisoning'
Example sentences containing 'blood poisoning'
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`In the old days, before penicillin, they could lead to blood poisoning and kill you. THE OTHER DEVIL'S NAME (2002)He contracted blood poisoning, amputation was fatally delayed and he died in the summer, aged thirty-two. SPIX'S MACAW: THE RACE TO SAVE THE WORLD'S RAREST BIRD (2002)
Trends of 'blood poisoning'
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Translations for 'blood poisoning'
British English: blood poisoning /blʌd ˈpɔɪzənɪŋ/ NOUN
Blood poisoning is a serious illness resulting from an infection in your blood.
- American English: blood poisoning
- Arabic: تَسَمُّمُ الدَّم
- Brazilian Portuguese: toxemia
- Chinese: 血毒症
- Croatian: otrovanje krvi
- Czech: otrava krve
- Danish: blodforgiftning
- Dutch: bloedvergiftiging
- European Spanish: septicemia
- Finnish: verenmyrkytys
- French: septicémie
- German: Blutvergiftung
- Greek: σηψαιμία
- Italian: setticemia
- Japanese: 敗血症
- Korean: 패혈증
- Norwegian: blodforgiftning
- Polish: posocznica
- European Portuguese: septicemia
- Romanian: septicemie
- Russian: сепсис
- Spanish: septicemia
- Swedish: blodförgiftning
- Thai: เลือดเป็นพิษ
- Turkish: kan zehirlenmesi
- Ukrainian: зараження крові
- Vietnamese: nhiễm trùng máu
Definition of blood poisoning from the Collins English Dictionary
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