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Foot-and-mouth Disease

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Noun

1. foot-and-mouth disease, hoof-and-mouth disease

acute contagious disease of cloven-footed animals marked by ulcers in the mouth and around the hoofs

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Foot-and-mouth Disease

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noun
an acute highly infectious viral disease of cattle, pigs, sheep, and goats, characterized by the formation of vesicular eruptions in the mouth and on the feet, esp around the hoofs
. Also called: hoof-and-mouth disease, aphtha, aphthous fever. Technical name: contagious stomatitis

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Foot-and-mouth Disease

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an acute, highly contagious viral disease of cloven-footed animals, characterized by fever and by blisters in the mouth and around the hoofs; hoof-and-mouth disease: it is sometimes transmitted to humans

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Foot-and-mouth Disease

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n.
An acute, highly contagious degenerative viral disease of cattle and other cloven-hoofed animals, characterized by fever and the eruption of vesicles around the mouth and hooves. It is usually not fatal. Also called hoof-and-mouth disease.

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