broken wind

[wind]

noun Veterinary Pathology.


Nearby words

  1. broken pediment,
  2. broken play,
  3. broken reed,
  4. broken twill weave,
  5. broken water,
  6. broken-check,
  7. broken-down,
  8. broken-field,
  9. broken-hearted,
  10. brokenhearted

Origin of broken wind

First recorded in 1745–55

Related formsbro·ken-wind·ed, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for broken wind

broken wind

noun

vet science another name for heaves (def. 1)
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