fowl typhoid

noun

Medical Definition of fowl typhoid

: an infectious disease of poultry characterized by diarrhea, anemia, and prostration and caused by a bacterium of the genus Salmonella (S. gallinarum)

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“Fowl typhoid.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/fowl%20typhoid. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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