plumbism


plum·bism

noun \ˈpləm-ˌbi-zəm\

Definition of PLUMBISM

:  lead poisoning especially when chronic

Origin of PLUMBISM

Latin plumbum lead
First Known Use: 1876

plum·bism

noun \ˈpləm-ˌbiz-əm\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PLUMBISM

: lead poisoning; especially : chronic lead poisoning

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