Dictionary.com

coronary cushion

Save This Word!

noun

a thick band of vascular tissue in the coronet of horses and other hoofed animals that secretes the horny wall of the hoof.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON “ITS” VS. “IT’S”!

Apostrophes can be tricky; prove you know the difference between it’s and its in this crafty quiz!
Question 1 of 12
On the farm, the feed for chicks is significantly different from the roosters’; ______ not even comparable.
Also called coronary ring, coronary band .
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021
What's This Word?