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hydrargyrism

[hahy-drahr-juh-riz-uh m]
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noun Pathology.
  1. mercurialism.
Also hy·drar·gyr·i·a [hahy-drahr-jir-ee-uh] /ˌhaɪ drɑrˈdʒɪr i ə/, hy·drar·gy·ri·a·sis [hahy-drahr-juh-rahy-uh-sis] /haɪˌdrɑr dʒəˈraɪ ə sɪs/.

Origin of hydrargyrism

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British Dictionary definitions for hydrargyria

hydrargyria

hydrargyrism (haɪˈdrɑːdʒɪrɪzəm)

noun
  1. med mercury poisoning

Word Origin

C17: see hydrargyrum
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hydrargyria in Medicine

hydrargyria

(hī′drär-jĭrē-ə, -jīrē-ə)
n.
  1. mercury poisoning