口蹄疫

English translation: Foot-and-Mouth Disease (FMD), Aphthosis

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Japanese term or phrase:口蹄疫
English translation:Foot-and-Mouth Disease (FMD), Aphthosis

06:34 Feb 18, 2001
Japanese to English translations [Non-PRO]
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Japanese term or phrase: 口蹄疫
This is a disease some pigs had in Taiwan, but I have no idea what it is, except the literal "Mouth-Hoof Plague." If anyone knows what this is I'd appreciate the help. Also, if anyone can recommend a GOOD online Japanese-English dictionary, I'd appreciate that info too. Thanks.
Philip Sodini
Foot-and-Mouth Disease (FMD), also called, Aphthosis, Hoof-and-Mouth disease, Aphtous fever
Explanation:
Seems like Foot-and-Mouth Disease (FMD) is the most common name for this disease; however it is also called in different names such as Aphthosis, Hoof-and-Mouth disease, Aphtous fever, etc.
Japanese name, 口蹄疫 is prounounced "Kou-tei-eki."

Detailed description of this disease can be found at <http://www.nwpg.org.za/NW/DoACE/Food-and-Mouth disease.htm&g...

As for a good Japanese-English dictionary, I find the following site most useful: "Jim Breen's WWWJDIC Japanese-English Dictionary Server"
<http://www.csse.monash.edu.au/‾jwb/wwwjdic.html>

If not too technical, "L&H Online Translations"
<http://officeupdate.lhsl.com> is also useful.

If you have further questions, feel free to contact me. <translator@hirokoalbrecht.com>

Hope this helps!






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Hiroko Albrecht
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Local time: 19:08
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Thank you for your detailed answer to my question! To be honest, I didn't expect to hear from someone who knew what the English equivalent was for this technical term. Thanks again!
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naFoot-and-Mouth Disease (FMD), also called, Aphthosis, Hoof-and-Mouth disease, Aphtous fever
Hiroko Albrecht
naFoot-and-mouth disease
Jake


  

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3 hrs
Foot-and-mouth disease


Explanation:
I believe this is the answer although I can't read the second kanji on my computer. It might be pronounced kousekieki in Japanese. It is a viral disease of cloven-hoofed animals.


    Japanese daughter and my country background.
Jake

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Foot-and-Mouth Disease (FMD), also called, Aphthosis, Hoof-and-Mouth disease, Aphtous fever


Explanation:
Seems like Foot-and-Mouth Disease (FMD) is the most common name for this disease; however it is also called in different names such as Aphthosis, Hoof-and-Mouth disease, Aphtous fever, etc.
Japanese name, 口蹄疫 is prounounced "Kou-tei-eki."

Detailed description of this disease can be found at <http://www.nwpg.org.za/NW/DoACE/Food-and-Mouth disease.htm&g...

As for a good Japanese-English dictionary, I find the following site most useful: "Jim Breen's WWWJDIC Japanese-English Dictionary Server"
<http://www.csse.monash.edu.au/‾jwb/wwwjdic.html>

If not too technical, "L&H Online Translations"
<http://officeupdate.lhsl.com> is also useful.

If you have further questions, feel free to contact me. <translator@hirokoalbrecht.com>

Hope this helps!









    Reference: http://www.nwpg.org.za/NW/DoACE/Food-and-Mouth%20disease.htm
    Reference: http://www.csse.monash.edu.au/~jwb/wwwjdic.html
Hiroko Albrecht
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Native speaker of: Native in JapaneseJapanese
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Thank you for your detailed answer to my question! To be honest, I didn't expect to hear from someone who knew what the English equivalent was for this technical term. Thanks again!

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