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fagopyrism

(făg′ō-pīrĭz′əm, fə-gŏpə-)
n.
  1. Photosensitization, mainly in cattle and sheep, caused by ingestion of buckwheat (Fagopyrum esculentum) and characterized by irritation of the skin, edema, and a serous exudate.
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