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[After Bernhard Laurits Frederik Bang (1848-1932), Danish veterinarian.]
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an infectious disease of cattle caused by a bacterium, Brucella abortus, frequently resulting in spontaneous abortions.
[1930–35; after B.Latin.French. Bang (1848–1932), Danish biologist]
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|Noun||1.||Bang's disease - an infectious disease of domestic animals often resulting in spontaneous abortion; transmittable to human beings|
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