barbiturism

/bahr bich"euh riz'euhm/, n. Pathol.
chronic poisoning caused by the excessive use of phenobarbital, secobarbital, or other derivative of barbituric acid.
Also, barbitalism, barbituism /bahr bich"ooh iz'euhm/.
[BARBITUR(IC) + -ISM]

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