cascado

noun

cas·​ca·​do
kaˈskä(ˌ)dō,
-ˈā-
plural -s
: a verminous crustated dermatitis of cattle caused by a nematode (Stephanofilaria dedoesi) and occurring especially in Indonesia but reported also in the U.S.

Word History

Etymology

Spanish, cracked, broken, from past participle of cascar to crack, break

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“Cascado.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cascado. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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