[sal-uh n-derz]

noun (used with a singular verb) Veterinary Pathology.

an eruption on the hind leg of a horse, on the inside of a hock.

Compare malanders.

Origin of sallenders

First recorded in 1515–25; origin uncertain Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for sallenders



vet science a disease of the skin behind the tarsus (hock) of a horse
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