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Zamboni disease

Pronunciation: zam-bo'ne

Definition: name applied to a range of problems, including acute pulmonary edema, associated with activity in enclosed ice rinks, resultant from inhalation of various nitrogen oxides in the exhaust of the gasoline-powered ice resurfacing machine, the Zamboni.

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