catarrhal catarrhal


  • (adj) of or relating to a catarrh


  1. Piratical Captain Dover once described a vague malaise that sailors often get as acute catarrhal fever.
  2. Clarence Walker Barron, 73, tamed financial expert, editor-publisher of The Wall Street Journal; of catarrhal jaundice; in Battle Creek, Mich.
  3. Difficulty of hearing, probably due to an extension of catarrhal inflammation from the throat into the eustachian tube.


  1. FWP: Bison found in Yellowstone River did not die from disease

    BOZEMAN - Three bison found dead in the Yellowstone River did not die from malignant catarrhal fever, a disease that can cause fatal infections in bison, according to Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: KTVQ Billings

  2. FWP rules out fever in bison deaths

    While the exact cause of death isn’t known for three bison found in the Yellowstone River last month, none of them tested positive for malignant catarrhal fever.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Helena Independent Record

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