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siderosis

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noun sid·er·o·sis \ ˌsid-ə-ˈrō-səs \

medical Definition of siderosis

plural sideroses play \-ˌsēz\ also siderosises
1 :pneumoconiosis occurring in iron workers from inhalation of particles of iron
2 :deposit of iron pigment in a bodily tissue

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