panzootic
(pan\'zo-ot\'ik)
The wide dissemination of a disease in an animal population.

Microbiology. . 2009.

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  • Epizootic — In epizoology, an epizootic (from Greek epi upon + zoion animal) is a disease that appears as new cases in a given animal population, during a given period, at a rate that substantially exceeds what is expected based on recent experience ( i.e. a …   Wikipedia

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