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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Projection behind and above a horse's hoof; The joint between the cannon bone and the pastern.

Usage examples (21)
  • A point a little above the fetlock is usually the seat of the injury.
  • He discussed another study exploring whether injecting a horse's blood into his fetlock was a good model of temporary, reversible lameness.
  • The colt may walk on the front of the pastern and fetlock.
  • I'd best take time by the fetlock, and get the rectory in order. for more
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