pastern bone

noun

Medical Definition of pastern bone

: either of two bones in the foot of an equine between the cannon bone and the coffin bone

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“Pastern bone.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pastern%20bone. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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