What does SHIPPING FEVER stand for?
What does SHIPPING FEVER mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: SHIPPING FEVER.
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'Shipping-Fever' An Illness, 'Malaise' Affecting Animals During Shipment Period En-route To New Owners, and 'Market': Ancillary Terms; Slaughterhouse, Abatoir, 'Market'
What does SHIPPING FEVER mean?
- shipping fever, shipping pneumonia(noun)
- a deadly form of septicemia in cattle and sheep; involves high fever and pneumonia; contracted under conditions of exposure or exhaustion (as often happens when the animals are shipped to market)