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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Adhesion of the tail of a sheep to the wool from excoriation produced by contact with the feces; -- called also tagbelt.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A disease in sheep, in which the tail becomes excoriated and sticks to the fleece in consequence of diarrhea. Also called tag-belt.


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