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fowl pest

noun

an acute and usually fatal viral disease of domestic fowl, characterized by refusal to eat, high temperature, and discoloration of the comb and wattles
another name for Newcastle disease

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Nearby words

fowey, fowl, fowl cholera, fowl mite, fowl paralysis, fowl pest, fowl pox, fowl typhoid, fowler, fowler flap, fowler's position
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