[nik-uh-tee-niz-uh m, -ti-, nik-uh-tee-niz-] /ˈnɪk ə tiˌnɪz əm, -tɪ-, ˌnɪk əˈti nɪz-/
a pathological condition caused by excessive use of tobacco, and characterized by depression of the central and autonomic nervous systems; poisoning.
(pathol) a toxic condition of the body or a bodily organ or part caused by nicotine
nicotinism nic·o·tin·ism (nĭk’ə-tē-nĭz’əm)
Nicotine poisoning caused by excessive use of tobacco and characterized by depression of the central and autonomic nervous systems.
[nik-uh-tee-nahyz, nik-uh-tee-nahyz] /ˈnɪk ə tiˌnaɪz, ˌnɪk əˈti naɪz/ verb (used with object), nicotinized, nicotinizing. 1. to drug or impregnate with .
[ni-koi-uh; Spanish nee-kaw-yah] /nɪˈkɔɪ ə; Spanish niˈkɔ yɑ/ noun 1. Gulf of, an arm of the Pacific Ocean on the NW coast of Costa Rica.
[ni-koi-uh; Spanish nee-kaw-yah] /nɪˈkɔɪ ə; Spanish niˈkɔ yɑ/ noun 1. a peninsula in NW Costa Rica, on the Pacific Ocean.
[nik] /nɪk/ noun 1. a newly industrialized/industrializing country: the rise of NICs such as Korea and India. abbreviation 1. newly industrialized country 2. Nicaragua (international car registration) National Institute for Chemical Studies 1. National Ice Center 2. National Institute of Corrections 3. network interface card 4. newly industrializing country 5. Nicaragua (international vehicle ID)