blue comb

noun Veterinary Pathology.
a disease of birds resembling Bright's disease in humans affecting especially domestic fowl, characterized by fever, sunken eyes, and shriveling of the skin of the wattles, shanks, and comb.
Also called x-disease.

1940–45 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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