a disease, esp. of sheep, caused by the larvae of a tapeworm (Multiceps multiceps) in the brain or spinal cord
Origin of gidfrom giddy
A disease of herbivores, especially sheep, caused by the presence of larvae of the tapeworm Taenia multiceps in the brain and resulting in a staggering gait. Also called sturdy .
Origin of gidBack-formation from giddy
- (obsolete) A fiddle.
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