white leg


noun
  1. another name for milk leg

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How to use white leg in a sentence

  • A curious charm is still practised in Devonshire as a cure for the complaint called a white swelling or white leg.

  • He caught sight of several inches of white leg above a pair of elastic-sided boots, out of which dangled black and orange tabs.

    Mrs. Bindle | Hebert Jenkins
  • Stella is just now showing a white leg, and putting it into the slipper.

    The Journal to Stella | Jonathan Swift
  • It was a bay with a white leg, and I knew that Cockeye used to ride such a horse, and that there wasn't a better in the colony.

    A Final Reckoning | G. A. Henty
  • “Not to-day,” said Max, giving involuntarily a rub of one white leg against the other.

    Three Boys | George Manville Fenn