big leg

noun

Definition of big leg

: an acute lymphangitis of equines usually affecting the hind legs, accompanied by severe pain and high fever, and commonly the result of overfeeding though sometimes due to local infection

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“Big leg.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/big%20leg. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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