Imprimir
Lengua inglesa
brucellosis
noun , vet med an infectious disease, mainly affecting cattle, in which it causes reduced milk yields, infertility and abortion of calves, and which is sometimes transmitted to humans, as undulant fever.
[1930s: Latin, from Brucella the bacteria causing the disease (named after Sir David Bruce (1855?1931), an Australian-born bacteriologist)]


© Hodder Education
Imprimir