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lead poisoning (plural lead poisonings)
- (Should we delete(+) this sense?) A chronic intoxication that is produced by the absorption of lead into the body and is characterized by severe colicky pains, a dark line along the gums, and local muscular paralysis.
- Being shot by a gun.
chronic intoxiction caused by lead — see plumbism
- See plumbism