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Definition of cattle plague

cattle plague
Rinderpest Rin"der*pest (r[i^]n"d[~e]r*p[e^]st), n. [G., fr. rind, pl. rinder, cattle + pest pest, plague.] A highly contagious distemper or murrain, affecting neat cattle, and less commonly sheep and goats; -- called also cattle plague, Russian cattle plague, and steppe murrain.
Cattle plague
Plague Plague, n. [L. plaga a blow, stroke, plague; akin to Gr. ?, fr. ? to strike; cf. L. plangere to strike, beat. Cf. Plaint.] 1. That which smites, wounds, or troubles; a blow; a calamity; any afflictive evil or torment; a great trail or vexation. --Shak. And men blasphemed God for the plague of hail. --Wyclif. The different plague of each calamity. --Shak. 2. (Med.) An acute malignant contagious fever, that often prevails in Egypt, Syria, and Turkey, and has at times visited the large cities of Europe with frightful mortality; hence, any pestilence; as, the great London plague. ``A plague upon the people fell.' --Tennyson. Cattle plague. See Rinderpest. Plague mark, Plague spot, a spot or mark of the plague; hence, a token of something incurable.

Meaning of cattle plague from wikipedia

- Rinderpest (also cattle plague or steppe murrain) was an infectious viral disease of cattle, domestic buffalo, and many other species of even-toed ungulates...
- LORD will bring a terrible plague on your livestock in the field—on your horses and donkeys and camels and on your cattle and sheep and goats. — Exodus...
- Death (also known as the Pestilence, the Great Mortality or the Plague) was a bubonic plague pandemic occurring in Western Eurasia and North Africa from 1346...
- for serum production to protect animals from cattle plague. On the recommendation of the Cattle Plague Commission, the Imperial Bacteriological Laboratory...
- Their discussions include the following: An outbreak of rinderpest (cattle plague) in 1898 (see 1890s African rinderpest epizootic) devastated the lions'...
- in 1865. His term was difficult due to an outbreak of cattle plague. An epizootic of cattle plague had affected large parts of the country from 1865 to...
- immunologically naïve cattle. It got into the Metropolitan Cattle Market and rapidly spread to most parts of Great Britain. The cattle plague epidemic of 1865-7...
- sporting magazines, All the Year Round, and other periodicals. During the cattle plague crisis of 1865–66 Corbet criticised the role of the Royal Agricultural...
- According to Lupton, after observing the devastation being caused by cattle plague to the French herds, Bourgelat devoted his time to s****ing out a remedy...
- vaccination. As a result of the introduction of fall armyworm and this cattle plague within a few months of each other, the FAO, the World Food Programme...