epizootiology


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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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