Poisoning resulting from the toxin produced by botulinus bacteria, sometimes found in foods improperly canned or preserved: characterized by muscular paralysis and disturbances of vision and breathing, and often fatal
A bacterial disease caused by Listeria monocytogenes, affecting wild and domestic animals and sometimes humans and characterized by fever, meningitis, and encephalitis.
A basic nitrogenous organic compound produced by bacterial putrefaction of protein.
Food poisoning, erroneously believed to be the result of ptomaine ingestion. Not in scientific use.
Infection with salmonellae, marked by intestinal problems and fever and caused especially by eating certain improperly stored or undercooked foods.
Salmonella is a commonly-occuring bacteria that causes food poisoning and typhoid fever, or the type of food poisoning caused by this bacteria.
Find another word for food-poisoning. In this page you can discover 7 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for food-poisoning, like: botulism, gastrointestinal disorder, listeriosis, ptomaine, ptomaine poisoning, salmonellosis and salmonella.