bloedpens

noun plural but singular or plural in construction
bloed·​pens | \ ˈblütˌpen(t)s \

Definition of bloedpens

Africa
: enterotoxemia of lambs

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History and Etymology for bloedpens

Afrikaans, from bloed blood (from Middle Dutch bloet) + pens belly, paunch, from Middle Dutch pense, panse, from Old French pance; akin to Old English blōd blood

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“Bloedpens.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bloedpens. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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