wind–broken

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adjective wind–bro·ken \ˈwin(d)-ˌbrō-kən\

Definition of wind–broken

of a horse

  1. :  affected with pulmonary emphysema or heaves

1603

First Known Use of wind–broken

1603


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wind–broken

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adjective wind–bro·ken \ˈwin(d)-ˌbrō-kən\

Medical Definition of wind–broken

  1. of a horse :  affected with pulmonary emphysema or with heaves

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