fescue foot

noun

Definition of fescue foot

: a disease of the feet of cattle resembling ergotism that is associated with feeding on fescue grass and especially tall fescue

First Known Use of fescue foot

1949

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fescue foot

noun fes·cue foot \ ˈfes-(ˌ)kyü- \

medical Definition of fescue foot

: a disease of the feet of cattle resembling ergotism that is associated with feeding on fescue grass (genus Festuca) and especially tall fescue

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