variant of before a consonant.
the deposition of coal dust in the lungs; asymptomatic pneumoconiosis. . noun a lung disease due to inhalation of coal dust informal name coal miner’s lung anthracosis an·thra·co·sis (ān’thrə-kō’sĭs) n. acc-mulation of carbon in the lungs from inhaled smoke or coal dust. also called miner’s lung.
resembling anthrax. resembling coal or charcoal; carbonlike. adjective resembling anthrax resembling carbon, coal, or charcoal anthracoid an·thra·coid (ān’thrə-koid’) adj. characterisitic of or resembling a carbuncle or cutaneous anthrax. resembling anthrax.
a form of pneumoconiosis occurring in miners, caused by the inhalation of coal and siliceous particles. anthracosilicosis an·thra·co·sil·i·co·sis (ān’thrə-kō-sĭl’ĭ-kō’sĭs) n. acc-mulation of carbon and silica in the lungs from inhaled coal dust.
a salt or ester of .
- Anthranilic acid
a yellowish crystalline compound, c 7 h 7 no 2 , soluble in hot water, alcohol, and ether: used in the manufacture of dyes, pharmaceuticals, and perfumes. historical examples from anthranilic acid mixed with powdered gl-ss or sand, and rapidly heated in a retort. cooley’s cyclopdia of practical receipts and collateral information in the arts, […]