forethigh

noun

Definition of forethigh

: the part of the forelimb of a quadruped (as a horse) lying between elbow and knee

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fore- + thigh

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“Forethigh.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/forethigh. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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