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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Transmitted through nutrients.

Usage examples (36)
  • Well, that's according to the CDC, which tried, vainly, to link leafy greens to "foodborne" death.
  • Staphylococcus B enterotoxin comes from foodborne bacteria.
  • Better tracking needed to find sources of foodborne illnesses.
  • Report suspected foodborne illnesses to your local health department. — for more
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