distemperoid

[ dis-tem-puh-roid ]
/ dɪsˈtɛm pəˌrɔɪd /

adjective Veterinary Pathology.

resembling distemper.
of or relating to a weakened strain of canine distemper virus used to make dogs and other susceptible animals immune to distemper infection.

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