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Definition of the noun black lung

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  1. lung disease caused by inhaling coal dust


Black Lung — электронный и индустриальный музыкальный проект австралийского музыканта Дэвида Трасселла, также известного за его индустриальный проект Snog и эмбиент Soma.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of U.S. Labor and Working-class History (2007)

by Eric Arnesen

evolving black lung movement, the walkout became infused with the demand for a black lung bill and soon spread, closing down virtually all the coal mines in West Virginia. This rarity in the United States, a strike making political demands ...

Google previewDictionary of Cape Breton English (2016)

by William John Davey, Richard P. MacKinnon

black lung noun a lung disease, pneumoconiosis, ...

Google previewWorkers in America: A Historical Encyclopedia [2 volumes] (2013)

by Robert E. Weir

BLACK LUNG DISEASE AND STRIKE The Black Lung Strike was a short coal strike in West Virginia in 1969 that resulted in the recognition that miners' pneumoconiosis (“black lung” disease) is an occupationally induced illness for which ...

Google previewEthnomedicine practitioner's desktop lexicon, black/white edition

by Derek Johnson M.D.(Alt. Med)

Black lung. Lung infection or inflammation, especially affecting the microscopic air sacs (alveoli)—associated with fever, chest symptoms, and a lack of air space (consolidation) on a chest X-ray Inflammation of the lung. Collapsed lung. Vessel ...

Google previewEnvironmental Engineering Dictionary and Directory (2000)

by Thomas M. Pankratz

black lung disease Common name for the lung ...

Google previewSpecial Edition - Environmental Engineering Dictionary and Directory (2000)

by Thomas M. Pankratz

black lung disease Common name for the lung ...

Google previewPrince's Bieber Dictionary of Legal Abbreviations (2008)

by Mary Miles Prince

Black Lung Reporter B.L.R. Black on Constitutional LawBlack, Const.Law Black on Employer's Liability Black Emp. Li. Black on Judgments ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Work-Related Illnesses, Injuries, and Health Issues (2009)

by Ada P. Kahn

black lung disease (coal workers' pneumoconiosis) Job-related diseases caused by continued exposure to excessive amounts of respirable coal ...

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