iodism

[ahy-uh-diz-uh m]

Origin of iodism

First recorded in 1825–35; iod- + -ism
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British Dictionary definitions for iodism

iodism

noun
  1. poisoning induced by ingestion of iodine or its compounds
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iodism in Medicine

iodism

ə-dĭz′əm]
n.
  1. Poisoning by iodine, characterized by severe coryza, an acneform eruption, weakness, salivation, and foul breath.
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