thoroughpin

noun thor·ough·pin \ ˈthər-ə-ˌpin , ˈthə-rə- \

Definition of thoroughpin

: a synovial swelling just above the hock of a horse on both sides of the leg and slightly anterior to the hamstring tendon that is sometimes associated with lameness

First Known Use of thoroughpin

1789

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thoroughpin

noun thor·ough·pin \ ˈthər-ə-ˌpin, ˈthə-rə- \

medical Definition of thoroughpin

: a synovial swelling just above the hock of a horse on both sides of the leg and slightly anterior to the hamstring tendon that is often associated with lameness

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