plumbism

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plum·bism

 (plŭm′bĭz′əm)
n.
Chronic lead poisoning.

[From Latin plumbum, lead.]

plumbism

(ˈplʌmˌbɪzəm)
n
(Pathology) chronic lead poisoning
[C19: from Latin plumbum lead]

lead′ poi′soning

(lɛd)
n.
a toxic condition produced by ingestion, inhalation, or skin absorption of lead or lead compounds, resulting in various dose-related symptoms including anemia, nausea, muscle weakness, confusion, blindness, and coma.
[1875–80]

plumbism

an acute toxic condition caused by the absorption of lead into the body by skin contact, ingestion, or inhalation; lead poisoning. Also called saturnism.
See also: Poison
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.plumbism - toxic condition produced by the absorption of excessive lead into the systemplumbism - toxic condition produced by the absorption of excessive lead into the system
illness, sickness, unwellness, malady - impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism
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plum·bism

n. plumbismo, envenenamiento crónico con plomo.