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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·tox·i·ca·tion /ɪnˌtɑksəˈkeʃən/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 in·tox·i·ca·tion /ɪnˌtɑksəˈkeʃən/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·tox·i·ca·tion n.
 1. Med. A poisoning, as by a alcoholic or a narcotic substance.
 2. The state of being intoxicated or drunk; inebriation; ebriety; drunkenness; the act of intoxicating or making drunk.
 2. A high excitement of mind; an elation which rises to enthusiasm, frenzy, or madness.
    That secret intoxication of pleasure.   --Spectator.
 Syn: -- Drunkenness; inebriation; inebriety; ebriety; infatuation; delirium. See Drunkenness.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the physiological state produced by a poison or other toxic
           substance [syn: poisoning, toxic condition]
      2: a temporary state resulting from excessive consumption of
         alcohol [syn: drunkenness, inebriation, inebriety, tipsiness]
         [ant: soberness]
      3: excitement and elation beyond the bounds of sobriety; "the
         intoxication of wealth and power"