capped hock


noun Veterinary Pathology.

any swelling, inflammatory or otherwise, on the point of the hock of horses.

Nearby words

  1. cappa magna,
  2. cappadocia,
  3. cappadocian,
  4. capparidaceous,
  5. capped elbow,
  6. capped pawn,
  7. cappella,
  8. cappelletti,
  9. capper,
  10. capping

Origin of capped hock

First recorded in 1825–35

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