noxious thing

A substance—poison or any substance capable of producing injury—unlawfully administered to another, or taken by oneself with a deliberate intent of causing ill effects or death
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noxious thing

Forensic medicine A “…substance unlawfully administered to another, or taken by oneself with a deliberate intent to cause ill effects or death. (which) may be a poison or any substance capable of producing injury…”. See Toxin.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in classic literature ?
They were not bound to regard with affection a thing that could not sympathise with one amongst them; a heterogeneous thing, opposed to them in temperament, in capacity, in propensities; a useless thing, incapable of serving their interest, or adding to their pleasure; a noxious thing, cherishing the germs of indignation at their treatment, of contempt of their judgment.
Algie, 33, denied a charge of administering a noxious thing to a prison officer with intent to injure, aggrieve or annoy him, but admitted an assault charge.
A jury at the city's crown court found Shahan Mir not guilty of causing Farah Abdulquader to take a noxious thing with intent to annoy her.
"She was arrested on suspicion of administering any poison or noxious thing with the intent to injure and ill treatment or wilful neglect."
He was given a 20-month sentence after entering an early guilty plea to administering a poisonous or noxious thing with intent to injure.
The particulars of this charge read that Williams unlawfully and maliciously administered to Samantha Archer a poison or other destructive or noxious thing, namely heroin, with intent to injure, aggrieve, or annoy, the said Samantha Archer.
He faces 15 charges, including eight counts of assault, two counts of sexual assault, two counts of unlawful confinement, one count of uttering threats, one count of public mischief and one count of administering a noxious thing.
The charges include eight counts of assault, two accounts of sexual assault, two counts of unlawful confinement and one count of causing someone to "take a noxious thing, namely Trazodone," an antidepressant.
Eight counts of assault.Two counts of sexual assault.Two counts of unlawful confinement.One count of uttering threats.One count of public mischief.One count of administering a noxious thing.
Last month, Renny, 27, of Ashgill, Albany, Washington, and Adams, 32, of Rowan Avenue, Harraton, Washington, pleaded guilty to a joint offence of administering a poison or other noxious thing with intent to injure, aggrieve or annoy.
Alexandre faces two charges of unlawfully and maliciously administering a poison or other destructive or noxious thing with intent to injure, aggrieve or annoy.