Definition of "mange" []

  • Any of several chronic skin diseases of mammals caused by parasitic mites and characterized by skin lesions, itching, and loss of hair. (noun)

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Use "mange" in a sentence
  • "I though that would be one of the worst as there so many other bugs that can irretate the mange& add more bug to the mange."
  • "What Phillips appears to mange is to allow us to experience the unknown and yet let it remain unknown."
  • "He's been having stuff done to him since the day we found him, covered in mange and infections, so he's very used to it and very trusting."