Noun(1) a destructive and contagious bacterial disease of horses that can be transmitted to humans
(1) The Germans used anthrax and glanders against the horses and mules of the US Army and its Allies in World War I.(2) In the first world war attempts were made to infect horses with glanders , and throughout history invading armies have poisoned wells and other water sources.(3) Aspiration of the abscesses grew B. mallei, the cause of glanders .(4) Work was in progress, too, on other agents like brucellosis and glanders as well as on chemicals against plants, classified at the time as a form of biological, not chemical, warfare.(5) A closely related pathogen, namely B. mallei is an obligatory zoonotic parasite causing glanders , but it seems to have virtually disappeared from domesticated animals and humans, decades ago.
English to Filipino Dictionary: glanders
Meaning and definitions of glanders, translation in Filipino language for glanders with similar and opposite words. Also find spoken pronunciation of glanders in Filipino and in English language.
Tags for the entry "glanders"
What glanders means in Filipino, glanders meaning in Filipino, glanders definition, examples and pronunciation of glanders in Filipino language.