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equine distemper

  

      n      another name for       strangles  
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strangles  
      n   functioning as sing   an acute bacterial disease of horses caused by infection with Streptococcus equi, characterized by inflammation of the mucous membranes of the respiratory tract,   (Also called)    equine distemper         
     (C18: from strangle)  

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equine  
      adj  
1    of, relating to, or resembling a horse  
2    of, relating to, or belonging to the family Equidae, which comprises horses, zebras, and asses  
     (C18: from Latin equinus, from equus horse)  
  equinely      adv  


equine distemper  
      n      another name for       strangles  

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