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B.S.E.

abbreviation

Also B.S.Ed. Bachelor of Science in Education.
Also B.S.Eng. Bachelor of Science in Engineering.
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British Dictionary definitions for BSE

BSE

abbreviation for

bovine spongiform encephalopathy: a fatal slow-developing disease of cattle, affecting the nervous system. It is caused by a prion protein and is thought to be transmissable to humans, causing a variant form of Creutzfeldt-Jakob diseaseInformal name: mad cow disease
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Medical definitions for BSE

BSE

abbr.

bovine spongiform encephalopathy
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