invalidism

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noun in·va·lid·ism \ˈin-və-lə-ˌdi-zəm\

Definition of invalidism

  1. :  a chronic condition of being an invalid

First Known Use of invalidism

1794


Medical Dictionary

invalidism

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noun in·va·lid·ism \ˈin-və-ləd-ˌiz-əm\

Medical Definition of invalidism

  1. :  a chronic condition of being an invalid


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