clo·a·ci·tis .klō-ə-'sīt-əs n a chronic inflammatory process of the cloaca of the domestic chicken that is of undetermined cause but is apparently transmitted by copulation called also vent gleet

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clo·a·ci·tis (klo″ə-siґtis) inflammation of the cloaca of an animal.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • cloacitis — clo·a·ci·tis …   English syllables

  • cloacitis — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈsīd.ə̇s noun ( es) Etymology: New Latin, from cloaca + itis : a venereal disease of the common fowl occurring as an ulcerative inflammation of the vent and cloaca and having no known etiology but apparently transmitted by copulation… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ВОСПАЛЕНИЕ КЛОАКИ — (Cloacitis), катаральное воспаление слизистой оболочки клоаки. Обычно встречается у цыплят, взрослых кур и уток в результате погрешностей в кормлении и содержании (напр., скармливание малоперевариваемых кормов: у цыплят скармливание ячменя,… …   Ветеринарный энциклопедический словарь

  • vent gleet — n CLOACITIS * * * cloacitis in domestic fowl …   Medical dictionary

  • vent gleet — noun : cloacitis …   Useful english dictionary

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