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hoof-and-mouth disease

[hoo f-uh n-mouth, hoof-]
noun
  1. foot-and-mouth disease.
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Origin of hoof-and-mouth disease

An Americanism dating back to 1880–85
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hoof-and-mouth disease in Medicine

hoof-and-mouth disease

n.
  1. foot-and-mouth disease
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