Medical Dictionary



noun fet·lock \ˈfet-ˌläk\

Definition of FETLOCK

a :  a projection bearing a tuft of hair on the back of the leg above the hoof of a horse or similar animal b :  the tuft of hair itself
:  the joint of the limb at the fetlock

Illustration of FETLOCK

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