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Flint disease

Flint disease --> chalicosis

pneumoconiosis caused by the inhalation of dust incident to the occupation of stone cutting.

Synonym: flint disease.

Origin: g. Chalix, gravel

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Are humans poorly adapted to industrial society?

... of lactose intolerance, (but still suffer from higher rates of heart disease). Societies dependent on wheat have a lower incidence of gluten intolerance. ... changing world too. The next tribe over the hill discovered how to use flint to make spears, they had to learn and adapt to that too, and ...

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