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lumpy jaw

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noun Pathology, Veterinary Pathology.
  1. actinomycosis.
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Origin of lumpy jaw

An Americanism dating back to 1885–90
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lumpy jaw

noun
  1. vet science a nontechnical name for actinomycosis
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