[kawr-uh-nahy-tis, kor-]

noun Veterinary Pathology.

inflammation of the coronary cushion of hoofed animals.

Origin of coronitis

First recorded in 1885–90; coron(a) + -itis Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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