BSE
abbreviation bovine spongiform encephalopathy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • BSE — BSE …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • BSE — could refer to: * B.S.E., Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering * Backscattered electron * Bovine spongiform encephalopathy, commonly known as mad cow disease , a neurological disease * Breast self examination * Bury St Edmunds railway… …   Wikipedia

  • Bse — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • BSE — [bē΄es΄ē′] n. 〚b( ovine) s( pongiform) e( ncephalopathy), technical term for the disease〛 MAD COW DISEASE * * * BSE abbr. bovine spongiform encephalopathy. * * * (in full …   Universalium

  • BSE — [ ,bi es i ] noun uncount bovine spongiform encephalopathy: a serious disease in cows that affects the NERVOUS SYSTEM and causes death. Meat from cows that have BSE is believed to cause CJD in humans …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • BSE — (Bovine Spongiform encephalopathy) (mad cow disease) fatal disease affecting the nervous system in cattle BSE (breast self examination) method in which a woman palpates her own breasts in order to detect any lumps or swellings (as to find… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • BSE — [be|ɛs |eː] Biol; (Abk für englisch bovine spongiform enzephalopathy) ≈ Rinderwahn …   Langenscheidt Großwörterbuch Deutsch als Fremdsprache

  • BSE — 〈Abk. für engl.〉 Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (bovine spongiforme Enzephalopathie), tödlich verlaufende Gehirnerkrankung, durch infiziertes Tiermehl verursachte Rinderseuche …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • BSE — BSE: Abk. für ↑bovine spongioforme Enzephalopathie …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • BSE — [ˌbi: es ˈi:] n [U] [Date: 1900 2000; Origin: bovine spongiform encephalopathy] bovine spongiform encephalopathy a serious brain disease that affects cows = ↑mad cow disease …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • BSE — [be|ɛs e:] die; kurz für ↑bovinespongiforme ↑Enzephalopathie> Seuche, die vor allem bei Rindern unheilbare Veränderungen im Gehirn hervorruft, Rinderwahnsinn …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

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