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Medical Term:

theinism

Pronunciation: the'i-nizm; the'izm, te'-

Definition: Chronic poisoning resulting from immoderate levels of tea-drinking, marked by palpitation, insomnia, nervousness, headache, and dyspepsia.

Synonym(s): theaism

[Mod. L. thea, tea]

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