pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis

noun
pneu·​mo·​no·​ul·​tra·​mi·​cro·​scop·​ic·​sil·​i·​co·​vol·​ca·​no·​co·​ni·​o·​sis | \ ˈn(y)ü-mə-(ˌ)nō-ˌəl-trə-ˌmī-krə-ˈskäp-ik-ˈsil-i-(ˌ)kō-väl-ˈkā-nō-ˌkō-nē-ˈō-səs How to pronounce pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis (audio) \
plural pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconioses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconioses (audio) \

Medical Definition of pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis

: a pneumoconiosis caused by inhalation of very fine silicate or quartz dust

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“Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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