The solicitor has passed upon other cases of occupational disease, with some decidedly interesting results.
Telepaths do go insane—it's sort of an occupational disease.
We've got an occupational disease to fight—progressive mental myopia.
If 'cedar asthma,' the shingle weaver's occupational disease, does not get him, the steel will.
occupational disease n.
A pathological condition resulting from a toxic agent, a hazard, or a repetitive operation encountered during the usual performance of one's occupation.
A disease that is caused by a person's line of work, or occupation. A common occupational disease is carpal tunnel syndrome, which results from repetitive motion.