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lumpy jaw Line breaks: lumpy jaw

Definition of lumpy jaw in English:


[mass noun]
Infection of the jaw with actinomycete bacteria, common in cattle.
Example sentences
  • Lumpy jaw may be well advanced before external signs are visible.
  • Lumpy jaw may interfere with the animal's ability to eat.
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