woolsorter's disease

noun
wool·​sort·​er's disease | \ˈwu̇l-ˌsȯr-tərz- \

Definition of woolsorter's disease 

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

First Known Use of woolsorter's disease

1880, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of woolsorter's disease was in 1880

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woolsorter's disease

noun
wool·​sort·​er's disease | \ˈwu̇l-ˌsȯrt-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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