What does nicotine poisoning mean?

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nico·tine poi·son·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. toxic condition caused by the ingestion or inhalation of large amounts of nicotine

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  1. Nicotine poisoning describes the symptoms of the toxic effects of consuming nicotine, which can potentially be deadly. Historically, most cases of nicotine poisoning have been the result of use of nicotine as an insecticide. Sixty milligrams of nicotine, has the potential to kill an adult who is not a smoker if all of the nicotine were absorbed. This figure is ~120 mg in chronic cigarette smokers, smoking an average of 20 non-light cigarettes delivering ~1.7 mg of nicotine each daily. One cigarette's-worth of nicotine is enough to make a toddler severely ill. In some cases children have become poisoned by topical medicinal creams which contain nicotine. People who harvest or cultivate tobacco may experience Green Tobacco Sickness, a type of nicotine poisoning caused by dermal exposure to wet tobacco leaves.

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Numerology

  1. The numerical value of nicotine poisoning in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. The numerical value of nicotine poisoning in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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