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foot rot

noun
1.
Also called fouls, stinkyfoot. Veterinary Pathology. an infection of sheep, causing inflammatory changes in the area of the hoofs and lameness.
2.
Plant Pathology. a stem rot at ground level; crown rot.
Origin
1800-1810
1800-10; foot + rot
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foot rot

noun
1.
(vet science) See rot1 (sense 11)
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