[ bloo-tuhng ]
/ ˈbluˌtʌŋ /
noun Veterinary Pathology.
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Also called catarrhal fever.
Words nearby bluetongue
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British Dictionary definitions for bluetongue (1 of 2)
/ (ˌbluːˈtʌŋ) /
an Australian lizard, Tiliqua scincoides, having a cobalt-blue tongue
British Dictionary definitions for bluetongue (2 of 2)
/ (ˌbluːˈtʌŋ) /
vet science a viral disease of domestic and wild ruminants transmitted by arthropods and characterized by reproductive problems or vasculitis. Sheep, which are most frequently affected, develop swelling of the face and a cyanotic tongue
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