windgall

noun
wind·​gall | \ ˈwin(d)-ˌgȯl How to pronounce windgall (audio) \

Definition of windgall

: a soft tumor or synovial swelling on a horse's leg in the region of the fetlock joint

First Known Use of windgall

circa 1534, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of windgall was circa 1534

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“Windgall.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/windgall. Accessed 22 Feb. 2020.

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windgall

noun
wind·​gall | \ -ˌgȯl How to pronounce windgall (audio) \

Medical Definition of windgall

: a soft tumor or synovial swelling on a horse's leg in the region of the fetlock joint

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