hydrargyrism

[ hahy-drahr-juh-riz-uh m ]
/ haɪˈdrɑr dʒəˌrɪz əm /

noun Pathology.

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)

/ (ˌhaɪdrɑːˈdʒəɪrɪə) /

noun

med mercury poisoning

Word Origin for hydrargyria

C17: see hydrargyrum
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Medical definitions for hydrargyria

hydrargyria
[ hī′drär-jĭrē-ə, -jīrē-ə ]

n.

mercury poisoning
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