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garget

División en sílabas: gar·get
Pronunciación: /ˈɡärɡət
 
/

Definición de garget en inglés:

sustantivo

Inflammation of a cow’s or ewe’s udder.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Early diagnosis of mastitis or garget is carried out by measuring the concentration of 3-hydroxybutyric acid in milk.
  • The early American settlers applied it in like manner as a poultice to inflammatory conditions of the cow's udder, in the disease known as garget, a circumstance which has given to the plant one of its common names, garget plant.
  • The list of micro-organisms found associated with garget is a very long one.

Origen

early 18th century: perhaps a special use of Old French gargate 'throat'; related to gargoyle. The term was used earlier to denote inflammation of the throat in cattle.

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