foulbrood

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foul·brood

 (foul′bro͞od′)
n.
Either of two fatal diseases that affect honeybee larvae, caused by the bacteria Paenibacillus larvae and Melissococcus plutonius.

foulbrood

(ˈfaʊlˌbruːd)
n
(Veterinary Science) a disease of honeybees

foul•brood

(ˈfaʊlˌbrud)

n.
any of several bacterial diseases of honeybee larvae marked by putrefaction of body tissues.
[1860–65]