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plumbism

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noun plum·bism \ˈpləm-ˌbi-zəm\

Definition of plumbism

  1. :  lead poisoning especially when chronic



Origin of plumbism

Latin plumbum lead


First Known Use: 1876


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plumbism

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noun plum·bism \ˈpləm-ˌbiz-əm\

Medical Definition of plumbism

  1. :  lead poisoning; especially :  chronic lead poisoning




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