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1. lesions on the teats of cows and almost always confined to the tip and including the orifice of the teat sinus. They are deep ulcers containing granulation tissue and usually a black spot. Milk flow is impeded and the lesion is very painful. They are caused by excessive suction during milking although Staphylococcus aureus is usually recoverable from the lesions. Called also black pox.
2. a fungal infection of chilled beef caused by Cladosporium herbarum and characterized by black spots on the surface of the meat.
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I look forward to working with residents, community groups, and local stakeholders to make sure funds from the Black Spot Programme go to the projects our city needs.
4 million investment in Victorian roads through its national Black Spot Programme.
Vodafone will be constructing a further 16 mobile base stations in Tasmania as part of round 1 of the Mobile Black Spot Programme, while another 14 will be built by Telstra.
The Australian Government is committed to building safer roads across the nation, and the 29 Black Spot projects being funded across Tasmania are an important investment towards reducing the national road toll, Mr Chester said.
Prior to the Mobile Black Spot Programme, Gormandale had no mobile coverage.
The black spots claim thousands of lives every year.
Males show a pattern of black spots and white patches throughout their lives.
Summary: Health authority discovers yellow and black spots on two batches of dietary supplements
Classified as one of the black spots of the capital, this area has been transformed into a green space and a lung for the locality, after its afforestation and development over an area of CiCi2.
These black spots comprise merely 30 km of road length-- 0.
LAHORE -- National Highways and Motorway Police (NH and MP) DIG Faran Baig on Sunday visited the accidents' black spots on national highways at Manga Mandi By-pass here.
He added the area was listed as one of three well-known ambulance black spots in a report released by health watchdog Hiqa in November 2014.