an inflammation of the udders of cows, ewes, etc., usually caused by bacteria
Origin of gargetMiddle English from Old French gargate, throat from echoic base an unverified form garg-: see gargle
Mastitis of domestic animals, especially cattle.
Origin of gargetPerhaps from Middle English throat from Old French gargate
Old English garget, gargate, throat, Old French gargate. Compare gorge.