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industrial disease

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noun
  1. occupational disease(def 1).
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Origin of industrial disease

First recorded in 1905–10
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British Dictionary definitions for industrial disease

industrial disease

noun
  1. any disease to which workers in a particular industry are prone
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industrial disease in Medicine

industrial disease

(ĭn-dŭstrē-əl)
n.
  1. A pathological condition resulting from exposure to a toxin discharged by a business or industry into the environment.
  2. An occupational disease.
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