crepance

Crepance

Cre"pance\ (kr?"pans), Crepane \Cre"pane\ (kr?"p?n), n. [Cf. L. crepare to crack.] (Far.) An injury in a horse's leg, caused by the shoe of one hind foot striking and cutting the other leg. It sometimes forms an ulcer.
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