hydrargyrism

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

noun Pathology.


Nearby words

  1. hydrant,
  2. hydranth,
  3. hydrarch,
  4. hydrargillite,
  5. hydrargyria,
  6. hydrargyrum,
  7. hydrarthrosis,
  8. hydrase,
  9. hydrastine,
  10. hydrastinine

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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Medicine definitions for hydrargyria

hydrargyria

[ hī′drär-jĭrē-ə, -jīrē-ə ]

n.

mercury poisoning

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