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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The reintroduction of a canine rabies virus variant ([dagger]) or introduction of any nonendemic rabies viruses into a naive animal population has the potential to change the epizootiology of rabies in the United States, leading to severe health consequences and economic losses (7).