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distemper

dis·tem·per

distemper

 
pronunciation:
dIs tem pr
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part of speech: noun
definition: a disease that infects mostly dogs, but also cats and horses. Distemper causes fever, loss of appetite, and breathing difficulties.
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  breathe, dog, respiration, virus