Medical Dictionary


noun an·thra·co·sis \ˌan(t)-thrə-ˈkō-səs\
plural an·thra·co·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of ANTHRACOSIS

:  a benign deposition of coal dust within the lungs from inhalation of sooty air
an·thra·cot·ic \-ˈkät-ik\ adjective


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