foot-and-mouth disease

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Synonyms for foot-and-mouth disease

acute contagious disease of cloven-footed animals marked by ulcers in the mouth and around the hoofs

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However, cattle ranchers have mounted a major campaign in recent years to eradicate hoof and mouth disease with an eye toward expanding export sales significantly.
Dave Letterman called it hoof and mouth disease and Jay Leno pointed out that cows don't have feet and wondered why they were calling foot and mouth disease instead of hoof and mouth disease.
Intentia's customers will be able to use the most modern IT technology to help them combat the spreading of diseases such as mad cow disease (BSE) and hoof and mouth disease," Intentia said in a statement.
With existing tracking systems there is a lack of efficiency which inhibits positive and immediate notification of mad cow, hoof and mouth disease, and the Avian flu, etc.
slowed during its battle with hoof and mouth disease," said HumaTech President and CEO David Williams, "we seized the opportunity to do some serious research within the dairy market in the U.