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ˈstræŋ gəlzstran·gles

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  1. equine distemper, stranglesnoun

    an acute bacterial disease of horses characterized by inflammation of the mucous membranes


  1. stranglesnoun

    A disease of horses caused by an infection by the bacterium Streptococcus equi

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stranglesnoun

    a disease in horses and swine, in which the upper part of the throat, or groups of lymphatic glands elsewhere, swells


  1. Strangles

    Strangles is a contagious upper respiratory tract infection of horses and other equines caused by a bacterium, Streptococcus equi var equi. Strangles is enzootic in domesticated horses worldwide. The contagious nature of the infection has at times led to limitations on sporting events.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of strangles in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of strangles in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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  1. Charles de LEUSSE:

    Shoe strangles the foot. But it advances. (La chaussure étrangle le pied. Mais elle fait avancer)

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