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epizootiology

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noun epi·zo·ot·i·ol·o·gy \ˌe-pə-zə-ˌwä-tē-ˈä-lə-jē, -zō-ˌä-\

Definition of epizootiology

  1. 1 :  the sum of the factors controlling the occurrence of a disease or pathogen of animals

  2. 2 :  a science that deals with the character, ecology, and causes of outbreaks of animal diseases

epi·zo·ot·i·o·log·i·cal play \-tē-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ also epi·zo·ot·i·o·log·ic play \-jik\ adjective


1910

First Known Use of epizootiology

1910


Medical Dictionary

epizootiology

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noun epi·zo·ot·i·ol·o·gy \ˌep-ə-zə-ˌwät-ē-ˈäl-ə-jē\

Medical Definition of epizootiology

plural epi·zo·ot·i·ol·o·gies

  1. 1:  a science that deals with the character, ecology, and causes of outbreaks of animal diseases

  2. 2:  the sum of the factors controlling the occurrence of a disease or pathogen of animals

  3. epi·zo·oti·o·log·i·cal \-zə-ˌwōt-ē-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl, -ˌwät-\play play also epi·zo·oti·o·log·ic \-ik\play adjective



Variants of epizootiology

also epi·zo·otol·o·gy \-ˌzō-ə-ˈtäl-ə-jē\play

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