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Relating to a disease that occurs in a widespread outbreak among a large number of animals, usually affecting more than one species.
A panzootic disease.

pan′zo·ot′i·cal·ly adv.


(Veterinary Science) vet science a disease that affects all the animals in a geographical area
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Evolutionary dynamics and emergence of panzootic H5N1 influenza viruses.
The highly pathogenic avian influenza virus subtype H5N1 is already panzootic in poultry, with attendant economic consequences.
Panzootic outbreaks of disease were possible (however, there is no evidence of an episode that exerted lethality in all living forms, from unicellular to the largest tetrapods, as occurred during the C-T and other mass extinction events).
Outbreaks and the emergence of novel fungal infections: lessons from the panzootic of amphibian chytridiomycosis.
These results showed that at least 3 distinct groups existed in chicken flocks in China, and A2-like and M41-like viruses were mainly responsible for the IB panzootic, consistent with findngs of our previous studies (5,16).
Management of the panzootic white-nose syndrome through culling of bats.