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English definition of “foot-and-mouth”

foot-and-mouth

noun [U]     UK (UK also foot-and-mouth disease, US hoof-and-mouth)
an infectious disease of cattle, sheep, pigs, and goats that causes painful areas in the mouth and on the feetVeterinary medicine
(Definition of foot-and-mouth noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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