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bumblefoot

[buhm-buh l-foo t]
noun Veterinary Pathology.
  1. a swelling, sometimes purulent, of the ball of the foot in fowl.
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Origin of bumblefoot

First recorded in 1860–65; bumble1 + foot
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British Dictionary definitions for bumble-foot

bumble-foot

noun
  1. vet science an inflammatory condition of the feet of birds, usually caused by an infection
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