poisoning definition

poisoning. , which means the ingestion of a poison or toxic substance by a child;
poisoning means a morbid condition, including death, produced by a poison.
poisoning means the ingestion of any toxic substance that impairs health or destroys life when ingested, inhaled or absorbed in a relatively small amount.

More Definitions of poisoning

poisoning means the ingestion of poison or toxic substance by a person in care.”
poisoning means a human disease occurring under acute or chronic impact of chemical, biological or other habitat factors;14-1) risk assessment means a research-based probability assessment for the entry and spread of agents or vectors of infectious and parasitic diseases, as well as production and importation of goods hazardous for human health due to chemical, microbiological, radiological contamination including epidemiological/preventive actions that could be applied and related potential medical, biological and economic implications, carried by the sanitary-epidemiological service;

Related to poisoning

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  • Dressing means putting on and taking off all items of clothing and any necessary braces, fasteners or artificial limbs.

  • Barrier means Barrier Level x R (initial).

  • Takeover means if any person (or a group of persons acting in concert) (the “Acquiring Person”):

  • Nematode means invertebrate animals of the phylum nemathelminthes, and class nematoda, i.e., unsegmented round worms with elongated, fusiform, or saclike bodies covered with cuticle, and inhabiting soil, water, plants, or plant parts, may also be called nemas or eelworms.

  • Biological agent shall mean any pathogenic (disease producing) micro-organism(s) and/or biologically produced toxin(s) (including genetically modified organisms and chemically synthesized toxins) which cause illness and/or death in humans, animals or plants.

  • Adhesive means any chemical substance that is applied for the purpose of bonding two surfaces together other than by mechanical means.

  • Encapsulation means the application of an encapsulant.

  • Blasting means changing the level or grade of land or rendering, tearing, demolishing, moving, or removing earth, rock, buildings, structures, or other masses or materials by seismic blasting or the detonation of dynamite or any other explosive agent.

  • Dementia means an illness characterized by multiple cognitive deficits which represent a decline from previous levels of functioning and include memory impairment and one or more of the following cognitive disturbances: aphasia, apraxia, agnosia, and disturbance in executive functioning.

  • Toxic chemical means a chemical or chemical category listed in 40 CFR 372.65.

  • Prosthesis means an artificial substitute for a missing body part.

  • Fungus means any type or form of fungus, including mold or mildew, and any mycotoxins, spores, scents or by-products produced or released by fungi.

  • Grinding means to reduce to powder or small fragments and includes mechanical chipping or drilling.

  • explosive actuated fastening device means a tool that is activated by an explosive charge and that is used for driving bolts, nails and similar objects for the purpose of providing fixing;

  • Bathing means washing oneself by sponge bath; or in either a tub or shower, including the task of getting into or out of the tub or shower.

  • Incineration means an engineered process involving burning or combustion of solid waste to thermally degrade waste materials at high temperatures;

  • Polyolefin adhesive means an aerosol adhesive designed to bond polyolefins to substrates.

  • Disinfectant means any oxidant, including but not limited to chlorine, chlorine dioxide, chloramines, and ozone added to water in any part of the treatment or distribution process, that is intended to kill or inactivate pathogenic microorganisms.

  • Emitter means a drip irrigation emission device that delivers water slowly from the system to the soil.

  • Animal means any nonhuman animate being endowed with the power of voluntary action.

  • Fireworks means and includes any combustible or explosive composition or substance or combination of substances, or except as hereinafter provided, any article prepared for the purpose of producing a visible or audible effect by combustion, explosion, deflagration, or detonation. The term includes blank cartridges and toy cannons in which explosives are used, the type of balloons which require fire underneath to propel them, firecrackers, torpedoes, skyrockets, roman candles, incense, dago bombs, and any fireworks containing any explosives or flammable compound or any tablets or other device containing any explosive substance. The term “fireworks” does not include sparklers; toy pistols, toy canes, and toy guns.

  • Hydraulic fracturing means the fracturing of underground rock formations, including shale and non-shale formations, by manmade fluid-driven techniques for the purpose of stimulating oil, natural gas, or other subsurface hydrocarbon production.

  • Radioactive Products or Waste means any radioactive material produced in, or any material made radioactive by exposure to the radiation incidental to the production or utilization of nuclear fuel, but does not include radioisotopes which have reached the final stage of fabrication so as to be usable for any scientific, medical, agricultural, commercial or industrial purpose.

  • Pile means any non-containerized accumulation of solid, nonflowing hazardous waste that is used for treatment or storage and that is not a containment building.

  • Wildlife habitat means a surface water of the state used by plants and animals not considered as pathogens, vectors for pathogens or intermediate hosts for pathogens for humans or domesticated livestock and plants.