calcicosis

[ kăl′sĭ-kōsĭs ]

n.

Pneumoconiosis resulting from the inhalation of limestone dust.

Nearby words

  1. carbon capture,
  2. carbon copy,
  3. carbon credit,
  4. carbon cycle,
  5. carbon dating,
  6. carbon dioxide cycle,
  7. carbon dioxide snow,
  8. carbon disulfide,
  9. carbon disulphide,
  10. carbon fiber


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