infectious bovine rhinotracheitis

[ rahy-noh-trey-kee-ahy-tis ]
/ ˌraɪ noʊˌtreɪ kiˈaɪ tɪs /

noun Veterinary Pathology.

an infectious disease of cattle, characterized by inflammation and congestion of the respiratory passages and caused by a herpes virus. Abbreviation: IBR

Nearby words

  1. infection,
  2. infection immunity,
  3. infection-exhaustion psychosis,
  4. infectious,
  5. infectious anemia of horses,
  6. infectious canine hepatitis,
  7. infectious disease,
  8. infectious diseases,
  9. infectious ectromelia,
  10. infectious eczematoid dermatitis

Origin of infectious bovine rhinotracheitis


Also called red nose.

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