sod disease

noun

vet science a disease of poultry characterized by blisters and scabs on the feet and legs

Nearby words

  1. socratic,
  2. socratic irony,
  3. socratic method,
  4. socred,
  5. sod,
  6. sod house,
  7. sod off,
  8. sod's law,
  9. soda,
  10. soda ash

Word Origin for sod disease

from prairie sods that the birds walked on in the US when the disease was first reported in 1920

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