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His fetlocks puffed from galloping, his tail curled upward From the joy of feeling fleet across the tinted grasslands And the gold savannahs there.
Pre-race favorite Ulysses was scratched Saturday morning due to a swollen fetlock.
The arthritis affected Goody worst in her front left fetlock, a giraffe equivalent of an ankle.
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Origin and Etymology of fetlock
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
FETLOCK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fetlock for English Language Learners
: a part at the back of a horse's leg above the hoof
medical Definition of fetlock
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