Definitions

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  • n. A disease in cattle consisting of inflammation of the stomach by gas, usually caused by eating too much green food.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A disease in cattle consisting in inflammation of the stomach by gas, ordinarily caused by eating too much green food; tympany; bloating.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as hove.
  • n. A disease of cattle in which the stomach is inflated with gas, caused generally by eating too much green food. Also hove.

Etymologies

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Related to heave and hove.

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