derriengue

noun der·ri·en·gue \ ˌderēˈeŋˌgā \

Definition of derriengue

plural -s
:a highly fatal paralytic disease of cattle and sometimes other livestock that occurs in the Pacific coast states of Mexico and is caused by a virus related to or identical with that of rabies and probably transmitted by the bite of vampire bats

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Origin and Etymology of derriengue

Mexican Spanish


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