enzootic

adjective
en·​zo·​ot·​ic | \ ˌen-zə-ˈwä-tik How to pronounce enzootic (audio) , -zō-ˈä- \

Definition of enzootic

of animal diseases
: peculiar to or constantly present in a locality

Other Words from enzootic

enzootic noun

Examples of enzootic in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web That’s contrasted with enzootic outbreaks, which affect only a portion of an animal population. Elizabeth Miller/undark, Popular Science, 11 Jan. 2020 That’s contrasted with enzootic outbreaks, which affect only a portion of an animal population. Elizabeth Miller/undark, Popular Science, 11 Jan. 2020 That’s contrasted with enzootic outbreaks, which affect only a portion of an animal population. Elizabeth Miller/undark, Popular Science, 11 Jan. 2020 That’s contrasted with enzootic outbreaks, which affect only a portion of an animal population. Elizabeth Miller/undark, Popular Science, 11 Jan. 2020 That’s contrasted with enzootic outbreaks, which affect only a portion of an animal population. Elizabeth Miller/undark, Popular Science, 11 Jan. 2020 That’s contrasted with enzootic outbreaks, which affect only a portion of an animal population. Elizabeth Miller/undark, Popular Science, 11 Jan. 2020 That’s contrasted with enzootic outbreaks, which affect only a portion of an animal population. Elizabeth Miller/undark, Popular Science, 11 Jan. 2020 That’s contrasted with enzootic outbreaks, which affect only a portion of an animal population. Elizabeth Miller/undark, Popular Science, 11 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of enzootic

1882, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for enzootic

en- + epizootic

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The first known use of enzootic was in 1882

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“Enzootic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/enzootic. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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More Definitions for enzootic

enzootic

adjective
en·​zo·​ot·​ic | \ ˌen-zə-ˈwät-ik How to pronounce enzootic (audio) \

Medical Definition of enzootic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

of animal diseases
: peculiar to or constantly present in a locality

Other Words from enzootic

enzootically \ -​i-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce enzootic (audio) \ adverb

enzootic

noun

Medical Definition of enzootic (Entry 2 of 2)

: an enzootic disease

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