What is another word for venom?

312 synonyms found


[ vˈɛnəm], [ vˈɛnəm], [ v_ˈɛ_n_ə_m]

Venom is a toxic substance that is capable of causing harm to living creatures. Synonyms for venom include poison, toxin, venomousness, noxiousness, and harmfulness. Poison refers to any substance that can cause harm or death when ingested or absorbed. Toxin is a poisonous substance produced by an organism. Venomousness refers to the quality of being venomous, or the ability to cause harm through the injection of poison. Noxiousness refers to the ability to cause harm or discomfort. Harmfulness refers to the potential for causing damage or injury. These synonyms for venom can be used interchangeably in different contexts, depending on the intended meaning.

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Venom, also known as toxicologically speaking as acromantula venom, is a dangerous venomous liquid secreted by some Acromantula species. Venom delivery occurs through a proboscis,[4] and the venom is a powerful neurotoxin that can kill a human instantly. Venom's toxicity is due to the presence of over 100 polypeptides, including a neurotoxin known as potassidotoxin that can trigger paralysis and death by asphyxiation.

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