Winton disease

noun

Win·​ton disease ˈwint-ᵊn- How to pronounce Winton disease (audio)
: cirrhosis of the liver in horses and cattle resulting from the chronic poisoning by toxic constituents of ragwort and other noxious plants eaten in the pasturage

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“Winton disease.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Winton%20disease. Accessed 17 Jun. 2024.

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