air-conditioner lung

n.

Extrinsic allergic alveolitis caused by forced air contaminated by thermophilic actinomycetes and other organisms.

Nearby words

  1. air-breathe,
  2. air-breather,
  3. air-con,
  4. air-condition,
  5. air-conditioned,
  6. air-conditioning,
  7. air-cool,
  8. air-cooled,
  9. air-core,
  10. air-cushion vehicle


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