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[kawr-uh-nahy-tis, kor-]
noun Veterinary Pathology.
  1. inflammation of the coronary cushion of hoofed animals.
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Origin of coronitis

First recorded in 1885–90; coron(a) + -itis
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Examples from the Web for coronitis

Historical Examples of coronitis

  • Apart from severe injury, a particularly troublesome form of coronitis may arise from the condition of the roads.

    Diseases of the Horse's Foot

    Harry Caulton Reeks