calcicosis

noun
cal·​ci·​co·​sis | \ ˌkal-sə-ˈkō-səs How to pronounce calcicosis (audio) \
plural calcicoses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce calcicoses (audio) \

Medical Definition of calcicosis

: pneumoconiosis caused by inhalation of limestone dust

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“Calcicosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/calcicosis. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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