argyria

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

argyr- +‎ -ia

NounEdit

argyria (usually uncountable, plural argyrias)

  1. (medicine) A condition caused by improper exposure to silver or its compounds, the most dramatic symptom being a bluish-grey discoloration of the skin.

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