ptomaine


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ptomaine-domain

and ptomaine-palace (ˈtoˈmen...)
n. any institutional dining facility; a mess hall; a cafeteria. Welcome to the ptomaine-domain. Help yourself to some mystery meat. Time to go over to the ptomaine-palace and eat—if you can call it that.

ptomaine-palace

verb
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He and my other outdoor cronies won't let me near the cookstove, and for good reason--20 miles from nowhere is not a good place to come down with ptomaine.
The White House physician diagnosed the problem as ptomaine poisoning that Harding had gotten from eating crabmeat.
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6, and Buckley might well be advised to come down with the flu, or ptomaine poisoning, or something along those lines so he doesn't have to play that night.
The ER is full of people who fell victim to ptomaine poisoning at Dots Expensive Restaurant, the only one on the island.
In the ensuing weeks, we listened to talks about escaping from quicksand, ptomaine poisoning, tennis elbow, and encounters with a sasquatch.