Medical Dictionary

sweeny

noun swee·ny
variants: also

sweeney

\ˈswē-nē\play or

swinney

\ˈswin-ē\play

Medical Definition of sweeny

plural

sweenies

also

sweeneys

or

swinneys

  1. :  an atrophy of the shoulder muscles of a horse; broadly :  any muscular atrophy of a horse


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