Medical Dictionary

sidebone

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noun side·bone \-ˌbōn\

Medical Definition of sidebone

  1. 1 or sidebones plural but singular in construction :  abnormal ossification of the cartilages in the lateral posterior part of a horse's hoof (as of a forefoot) often causing lameness

  2. 2:  one of the bony structures characteristic of sidebone


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