hog cholera definition

  • noun:
    • a very infectious, frequently deadly viral infection of swine, described as temperature, lack of appetite, diarrhea, and exhaustion. Also known as African swine temperature.
    • See under Hog.
    • an epidemic infectious temperature of swine, attended by fluid, fetid, diarrhoea, by the appearance regarding the skin and mucous membrane layer of spots and spots of a scarlet, purple, or black shade. It's fatal in from a single to six days, or ends in a slow, unsure data recovery.
    • very infectious virus illness of swine

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