[ liv-er-rot ]

nounVeterinary Pathology.
  1. a disease chiefly of sheep and cattle, characterized by sluggishness, weight loss, and local damage to the liver, caused by infection from the liver fluke.

Origin of liver-rot

First recorded in 1830–40

Words Nearby liver-rot Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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