Cite
 

Meaning of canine leptospirosis

ca'nine leptospiro'sis

Pronunciation: [key]
— Vet. Pathol. Vet. Pathol.
  1. an often fatal intestinal disease in dogs, caused by any of several spirochetes of the genus Leptospira. Also calledCf. canicola fever, leptospirosis.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.