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intoxicationnoun [U]

uk   /ɪnˌtɒk.sɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/  us   /-ˌtɑːk-/
formal the ​condition of being ​drunk: He used to ​claim that he had his ​bestideas after several ​days of intoxication. a ​strongfeeling of ​excitement or ​happiness: The ​feeling of intoxication that ​followed her ​victory was ​cutshort by her father's ​suddendeath.
(Definition of intoxication from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “intoxication”
in Chinese (Simplified) 醉酒, 陶醉,兴奋…
in Chinese (Traditional) 醉酒, 陶醉,興奮…
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