adjective or noun see silicosis

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • silicotic — silicótic s. m., adj. m., pl. silicótici; f. sg. silicótică, pl. silicótice Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  SILICÓTIC, Ă adj., s. m …   Dicționar Român

  • silicotic — sil·i·cot·ic .sil ə kät ik adj relating to, caused by, or affected with silicosis <silicotic patients> <silicotic lungs> silicotic n an individual affected with silicosis …   Medical dictionary

  • silicotic — See silicosis. * * * …   Universalium

  • silicotic — adjective of, relating to, or affected with silicosis …   Wiktionary

  • silicotic — adj. suffering from silicosis, affected by a lung disease caused by the inhalation of siliceous particles (Pathology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • silicotic — sil·i·cot·ic …   English syllables

  • silicotic — I. |silə|käd.ik adjective Etymology: silic + otic : relating to, caused by, or affected with silicosis II. noun ( s) : a person affected with silicosis * * * silicotˈic noun and adjective • • • …   Useful english dictionary

  • silicotic granuloma — a granuloma induced by silica particles; see silicosis …   Medical dictionary

  • silicosis — silicotic /sil i kot ik/, adj. /sil i koh sis/, n. Pathol. a disease of the lungs caused by the inhaling of siliceous particles, as by stonecutters. [1890 95; SILIC(A) + OSIS] * * * Common pneumoconiosis caused by long term inhalation of silica… …   Universalium

  • poison — poisoner, n. poisonless, adj. poisonlessness, n. /poy zeuhn/, n. 1. a substance with an inherent property that tends to destroy life or impair health. 2. something harmful or pernicious, as to happiness or well being: the poison of slander. 3.… …   Universalium

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