talcosis

[ tăl-kōsĭs ]

n. pl. tal•co•ses (-sēz)

A form of pneumoconiosis caused by the inhalation of talc mixed with silicates.

Nearby words

  1. tendoplasty,
  2. tendosynovitis,
  3. tendotomy,
  4. tendovaginal,
  5. tendovaginitis,
  6. tendrilly,
  7. tendu,
  8. tendulkar,
  9. tenebrae,
  10. tenebrific


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