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toe crack

noun
1.
a sand crack on the front of the hoof of a horse.
Origin of toe crack
1900-1905
1900-05
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  • The best and simplest artificial appliance for holding the borders of a toe crack together is the Vachette clasp.

    Special Report on Diseases of the Horse United States Department of Agriculture
  • The shoe in toe crack should have a clip on each side of the fissure and should be thicker at the toe than at the heels.

    Special Report on Diseases of the Horse United States Department of Agriculture
British Dictionary definitions for toe crack

toe crack

noun
1.
(vet science) a sand crack occurring on the forepart of the hind foot of a horse
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