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

 poi·son·ous /ˈpɔɪznəs, ˈpɔɪzṇəs/

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

 poi·son·ous /ˈpɔɪznəs, ṇəs/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Poi·son·ous a. Having the qualities or effects of poison; venomous; baneful; corrupting; noxious. --Shak. -- Poi*son*ous*ly, adv. -- Poi*son*ous*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: having the qualities or effects of a poison [syn: toxicant]
      2: not safe to eat
      3: marked by deep ill will; deliberately harmful; "a malevolent
         lie"; "poisonous hate...in his eyes"- Ernest Hemingway;
         "venomous criticism"; "vicious gossip" [syn: venomous, vicious]