mange mange  /ˈmeɪndʒ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a persistent and contagious disease of the skin causing inflammation and itching and loss of hair; affects domestic animals (and sometimes people)

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. They were: gangrene, flit, scram, mange, wretch, smoot, guzzle, McNaboe, blute, crene.
  2. Some of these creatures are really victims of mange or eczema, but others are more or less mixed descendants of the Xoloizcuintle, the hairless, edible dog of the Aztecs.
  3. Lack of soap has caused an epidemic of human mange, the first since the Napoleonic wars.

News

  1. Birth control shots for animals could alter life in poor areas

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A decade ago, the Rosebud Sioux Indians in South Dakota were paying people to catch and shoot wild dogs. Dogs that weren't caught were covered in mange and parasites. Some froze....
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Rome News-Tribune

  2. Dog birth control shots could limit populations

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A decade ago, the Rosebud Sioux Indians in South Dakota were paying people to catch and shoot wild dogs. Dogs that weren't caught were covered in mange and parasites. Some froze. Some starved. In packs, they survived by eating each other. And dog bites were 20 times worse than the national average.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. Birth control shots could alter life in poor areas

    A decade ago, the Rosebud Sioux Indians in South Dakota were paying people to catch and shoot wild dogs. Dogs that weren't caught were covered in mange and parasites. Some froze. Some starved. In packs, ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

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Quotes

  1. "They've trotted that dog out for the last three elections - and it's got mange all over it," Clinton told an enthusiastic crowd of about 2,000 packing the Pageant for a morning Democratic rally.
    on Sep 12, 2006 By: Bill Clinton Source: Reiten Television KXMB Bismarck

  2. Wolf argued that even though we currently have a "short to medium term deflation problem," if it becomes clear that "the US government and British government will never mange their public debt problems," then "there could be a real...
    on Sep 21, 2009 By: Martin Wolf Source: Huffington Post (blog)

  3. "I beat him like a mad dog with mange every time I got a chance, and I am proud of it," Thompson wrote after the former president died. "He was scum."
    on Jul 4, 2008 By: Hunter S Thompson Source: San Diego Union Tribune

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