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The airborne matter comprising a mixture of pollen, organic particles, and inorganic dust that often evokes an allergic reaction or toxic-allergic reaction, such as alveolitis, as occurs, for instance, in farmer's lung. This reaction is sometimes called grain fever.

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.

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