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necrotic enteritis

n :  a serious infectious disease of young swine caused by a bacterium of the genus Salmonella (S. cholerae-suis) and marked by fever and by necrotic and ulcerative inflammation of the intestinal wall - called also necro  - see PARATYPHOID  .

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