cat distemper
noun Date: circa 1950 panleukopenia

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  • cat distemper — noun : panleucopenia * * * Vet. Pathol. distemper1 (def. 1c). * * * cat distemper, = feline enteritis. (Cf. ↑feline enteritis) …   Useful english dictionary

  • cat distemper — Vet. Pathol. distemper1 (def. 1c). * * * …   Universalium

  • distemper — distemper1 distemperedly, adv. distemperedness, n. /dis tem peuhr/, n. 1. Vet. Pathol. a. Also called canine distemper. an infectious disease chiefly of young dogs, caused by an unidentified virus and characterized by lethargy, fever, catarrh,… …   Universalium

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  • cat, domestic — ▪ mammal Introduction also called  house cat,   (species Felis catus), domesticated member of the family Felidae, order Carnivora. Like all felids, domestic cats, the smallest members of the family, are characterized by supple, low slung bodies,… …   Universalium

  • feline distemper — noun 1. or feline enteritis : panleucopenia 2. : a disease of cats closely related or identical to panleucopenia in which gastrointestinal symptoms predominate * * * distemper1 (def. 1c). Also called feline agranulocytosis, feline infectious… …   Useful english dictionary

  • panleukopenia — pan·leu·ko·pe·nia or chiefly Brit pan·leu·co·pe·nia .pan .lü kə pē nē ə n an acute usu. fatal epizootic disease esp. of cats that is caused by a single stranded RNA virus of the genus Parvovirus (species Feline panleukopenia virus) and is… …   Medical dictionary

  • feline enteritis — noun see feline distemper 1 * * * feline enteritis or feline distemper, a contagious virus disease of cats, usually fatal, characterized especially by diarrhea; cat distemper …   Useful english dictionary

  • Feline panleukopenia — Taxobox | color=violet name = Feline panleukopenia virus virus group = ii familia = Parvoviridae genus = Parvovirus species = Feline panleukopenia virus Feline panleukopenia, commonly known as feline distemper, is a viral infection affecting cats …   Wikipedia

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