noun Etymology: Marathi sūra wheezing sound Date: 1883 a serious tropical or subtropical disease of domestic animals that is caused by a trypanosome (Trypanosoma evansi), is transmitted by biting flies, and is marked especially by fever, anemia, edema, emaciation, and petechiae

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  • Surra — (from the Marathi sūra , meaning the sound of heavy breathing through nostrils, of imitative origin) [cite web | title = surra | work = American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition | publisher = | date = 2000… …   Wikipedia

  • Surra — (türk.), der Stempel mit dem Namenszuge des Sultans …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Surra — Surra, türk., der Stempel mit dem kaiserl. Namenszuge …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • SURRA — melius SURRIA, Comitatus Angliae Meridionalis inter Middelsexiam ad Boream a qua separatur Tamesi, Cantium ad Ortum, Sussexiam ad Meridiem, et Hantoniam ad Occasum. Ibi alias Regni ex parte. Hîc nulla urbs alicuius notae, licet ad Londini… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • surra — • surra, huolehtia, hätäillä, ikävöidä, murehtia, olla huolissaan …   Suomi sanakirja synonyymejä

  • surra — • surra, brumma, sorla, stimma, spinna, susa, vina, ina, svirra …   Svensk synonymlexikon

  • surra — s. f. 1.  [Popular] Pancadaria; sova; tunda. 2. Doença contagiosa do gado, devida ao tripanossoma …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • surra — sùr·ra s.f. TS vet. malattia tropicale diffusa nell Africa settentrionale e nell Asia meridionale, causata da un protozoo del genere Tripanosoma (Trypanosoma evansi) che colpisce cammelli, bovini, equini ed elefanti {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1960 …   Dizionario italiano

  • surra — /soor euh/, n. Vet. Pathol. an often fatal infectious disease of horses, camels, elephants, and dogs caused by a blood infecting protozoan parasite, Trypanosoma evansi, transmitted by the bite of horseflies, characterized by fever, anemia, and… …   Universalium

  • surra — pop. Paliza (LCV.); castigo (LCV.), zurra …   Diccionario Lunfardo

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