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epizootiology

(ˌɛpɪˌzəʊətɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Veterinary Science) vet science the study of the systems that govern disease dynamics in animals

epizootiology, epizootology

the science concerned with the factors involved in the occurrence and spread of animal diseases. — epizootiologic, epizootiological, adj.
See also: Animals
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We conducted surveillance of pigs at slaughter to investigate the epizoology of HEV in the United Kingdom and the extent of infection at the time pigs enter the food chain.
Continued monitoring of bat rabies in Oklahoma should provide information related to variations and frequency of rabies among bat species in Oklahoma as well as its etiology and epizoology within the state.