from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Poisoning caused by mercury or a compound containing mercury.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Chronic mercury poisoning
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The syndrome produced by poisoning due to exposure to mercury, it fumes, or its compounds; mercury poisoning. Such exposure may occur in mining or smelting, or in using mercurial compounds.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The pathological condition produced by the use of mercury.
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