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fetlock

/ˈfɛtˌlɒk/
noun
1.
a projection behind and above a horse's hoof: the part of the leg between the cannon bone and the pastern
2.
Also called fetlock joint. the joint at this part of the leg
3.
the tuft of hair growing from this part
Word Origin
C14 fetlak; related to Middle High German vizzeloch fetlock, from vizzel pastern + -och; see foot

fetterlock

/ˈfɛtəˌlɒk/
noun
1.
another name for fetlock
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