equine infectious anemia


equine infectious anemia
e′quine infec′tious ane′mia
n.
vet a viral disease of horses and related animals, characterized by recurring fevers
Also called swamp fever

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • infectious anemia of horses — Vet. Pathol. See swamp fever (def. 2). Also called equine infectious anemia …   Useful english dictionary

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