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The convulsions may come on altogether unexpectedly, but commonly the attack begins with symptoms of toxaemia.

Nothing that so drives out the littlenesses that poison his life and set up the toxaemia of selfishness.

The causes of sleeplessness are very numerous, but in the majority of acute cases the sleeplessness is due to a state of toxaemia.

WORD ORIGIN

also toxaemia, 1860, from toxo- (before vowels tox-, comb. form of Greek toxon (see toxic) + Greek haima "blood" (see -emia).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR TOXAEMIA

blood poisoning

nouninfection of blood
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