Pneumoconiosis vs Stannosis - What's the difference?

pneumoconiosis | stannosis |


As nouns the difference between pneumoconiosis and stannosis

is that pneumoconiosis is (disease) a disease of the lungs caused by inhalation of particulate matter while stannosis is (medicine) a form of pneumoconiosis due to inhalation of tin dust.

pneumoconiosis

Noun

(pneumoconioses)
  • (disease) A disease of the lungs caused by inhalation of particulate matter.
  • Hyponyms

    * black lung * silicosis

    stannosis

    English

    Noun

    (stannoses)
  • (medicine) A form of pneumoconiosis due to inhalation of tin dust