horsepox

[ hawrs-poks ]
/ ˈhɔrsˌpɒks /

noun Veterinary Pathology.

a disease in horses caused by a virus and characterized by eruptions in the mouth and on the skin.

Origin of horsepox

First recorded in 1650–60; horse + pox
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for horsepox