malignant catarrh


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malignant catarrh

[mə′līg·nənt kə′tär]
(veterinary medicine)
A catarrhal fever of cattle caused by a virus and characterized by acute inflammation and edema of the respiratory and digestive systems.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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