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actinobacillosis

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noun ac·ti·no·bac·il·lo·sis \ˌak-tə-(ˌ)nō-ˌbas-ə-ˈlō-səs, ak-ˌtin-ō-\

Medical Definition of actinobacillosis

plural actinobacilloses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  a disease that affects domestic animals (as cattle and swine) and sometimes humans, resembles actinomycosis, and is caused by a bacterium of the genus Actinobacillus (A. lignieresii)—see wooden tongue




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