hoof-and-mouth disease

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Recent Examples on the Web It must not be allowed to spread like hoof-and-mouth disease, across the nation. Johnny Miller, San Francisco Chronicle, "Wayback Machine: John McLaren, the great gardener of San Francisco, dies," 4 Jan. 2018

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1884, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of hoof-and-mouth disease was in 1884

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“Hoof-and-mouth disease.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hoof-and-mouth%20disease. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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hoof-and-mouth disease

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