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woolsorter's disease

noun wool·sort·er's disease \ˈwl-ˌsr-tərz-\

Definition of WOOLSORTER'S DISEASE

:  pulmonary anthrax resulting especially from inhalation of bacterial spores from contaminated wool or hair
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First Known Use of WOOLSORTER'S DISEASE

1880
Medical Dictionary

woolsorter's disease

noun wool·sort·er's disease \ˈwl-ˌsrt-ərz-\

Medical Definition of WOOLSORTER'S DISEASE

:  pulmonary anthrax resulting especially from inhalation of bacterial spores from contaminated wool or hair

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