noun Etymology: back-formation from giddy Date: 1601 a disease especially of sheep caused by the larva of a tapeworm (Multiceps multiceps) in the brain

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  • Gid — Gid, n. [Cf. {Giddy}, a.] A disease of sheep, characterized by vertigo; the staggers. It is caused by the presence of the C?nurus, a larval tapeworm, in the brain. See {C?nurus}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • gid — [gid] n. [< GIDDY] a disease, esp. of sheep, caused by the larvae of a tapeworm (Multiceps multiceps) in the brain or spinal cord …   English World dictionary

  • gid — /gid/, n. Vet. Pathol. a disease of cattle and esp. of sheep in which the brain or spinal cord is infested with larvae of the dog tapeworm, Multiceps multiceps, producing staggers. Also called sturdy. Cf. water brain. [1550 60; back formation… …   Universalium

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  • gid — ˈgid noun ( s) Etymology: back formation from giddy (I) : a disease principally affecting sheep that is caused by the presence in the brain of the coenurus of a tapeworm (Multiceps multiceps) of the dog and related carnivores and is characterized …   Useful english dictionary

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