"fetlock" Definition

  1. n. The cushionlike projection, bearing a tuft of long hair, on the back side of the leg above the hoof of the horse and similar animals. Also, the joint of the limb at this point (between the great pastern bone and the metacarpus), or the tuft of hair.

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Position in dictionary: 37446 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "fetlock": 1
Words that end with "fetlock": 1
Words that contain "fetlock": 1
Next words in dictionary: fetor, fette, fetter, fettered, fetterer, fetterless, fetters, fettle, fettling, fetuous
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English Dictionary Definition of fetlock

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