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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: lo'li-izm

Definition: Poisoning by the seeds of a grass, Lolium temulentum (in the form of flour made into bread), characterized by giddiness, tremor, green vision, dilated pupils, prostration, and sometimes vomiting.

[L. lolium, darnel, tares]

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