Definition of equine encephalitis in English:
A category of viral diseases that affects horses and, in some cases, humans. See also eastern equine encephalitis.
- Examples of infections that can cause birth defects are rubella, cytomegalovirus, syphilis, toxoplasmosis, Venezuelan equine encephalitis, parvovirus, and, rarely, chicken pox.
- A Thoroughbred yearling filly is the fifth horse in Massachusetts to die from Eastern equine encephalitis this year.
- ‘We live with similar diseases all the time, such as Eastern and Western equine encephalitis,’ Teagarden said.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia