blacklegged blacklegged

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike
  2. (v) take the place of work of someone on strike

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News

  • Cases of tick-borne diseases decreased markedly in 2012, health officials report

    An unusually warm, dry spring and summer may have contributed to a substantial drop in cases of disease caused by ticks in 2012 in Minnesota, but the decline doesn't mean the risk of illness from tick bites in 2013 will be any less than in most previous years, state health officials reported Monday.The three main tick-borne diseases carried by blacklegged ticks, also known as deer ticks, in ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Brainerd Dispatch

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