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avian cholera


Medical Definition of avian cholera

  1. :  fowl cholera Avian cholera, caused by the bacterium Pasteurella multocida, is the most prevalent infectious disease among wild North American waterfowl.—Sana Khalid, The New York Times, 22 Jan. 2008

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