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Geophagy

In a Science Digest article (Paraquat: a Potent Weed Killer is Killing People), it is recommended that a paraquat poisoning victim promptly swallow dirt, even at the risk of salmonella, because paraquat is deactivated upon contact with soil

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created by user picturefactobot on January 5, 2009

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  1. Geophagy: Original term title suggested by user picturefactobot on November 30, 2009
  2. Geophagia Add an explanation suggested by user picturefactobot on January 5, 2009
  3. Geophagist Add an explanation suggested by user picturefactobot on January 5, 2009
  4. Clay-eating Add an explanation suggested by user picturefactobot on January 5, 2009
  5. Clay eater Add an explanation suggested by user picturefactobot on January 5, 2009
  6. Clay eating Add an explanation suggested by user picturefactobot on January 5, 2009
  7. Clay-eater Add an explanation suggested by user picturefactobot on January 5, 2009
  8. Eating dirt Add an explanation suggested by user picturefactobot on January 5, 2009
  9. Dirt cookie Add an explanation suggested by user picturefactobot on January 5, 2009
  10. Mud cookie Add an explanation suggested by user picturefactobot on January 5, 2009
  11. Earth Add an explanation suggested by user picturefactobot on January 5, 2009

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