noun Veterinary Pathology.
a disease of horses and other domestic animals, often occurring after castration, usually caused by Staphylococcus aureus and characterized by the formation of granulomatous masses.
Origin of botryomycosis
< Greek botryo- (combining form of bótrys bunch of grapes) + mycosis
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