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Foot Rot

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Noun

1. foot rot

contagious degenerative infection of the feet of hoofed animals (especially cattle and sheep)

2. foot rot

plant disease in which the stem or trunk rots at the base

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Foot Rot

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noun
veterinary science rot1 (sense 11)

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Foot Rot

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1.  US
an infection which causes rotting of the stem base and crown of a plant, caused by various microorganisms
2. 
a disease of cattle and sheep caused by a bacterium (Sphaerophorus necrophorus) and characterized by necrosis of the tissue in and around the hoofs

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Foot Rot

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n.
1. A degenerative bacterial infection of the feet in certain hoofed animals, especially cattle or sheep, often resulting in loss of the hoof.
2. A fungal disease of plants in which the stem or trunk rots at its base.

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