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chicken cholera

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Definition of chicken cholera in English:

noun

[mass noun]
An infectious disease of fowls, a form of pasteurellosis.
Example sentences
  • The first disease this team worked on was chicken cholera - a disease that affected many poultry farmers.
  • As Thailand's chicken industry feels the brunt of the latest outbreak of chicken cholera, at least one group of farmers is celebrating.
  • Beginning around 1876 Pasteur's studies on chicken cholera led to the development of vaccines to fight the disease.

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