The definition of 'ptomaine' & the word 'ptomaine' in example sentences or phrases

Noun
1
any of various amines (such as putrescine or cadaverine) formed by the action of putrefactive bacteria
2
a term for food poisoning that is no longer in scientific use; food poisoning was once thought to be caused by ingesting ptomaines

Synonyms of the word 'ptomaine' & Antonyms of the word 'ptomaine'.

Noun
Synonymsptomain, ptomaine poisoning,