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white leg

another name for milk leg
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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  • 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
  • “Not to-day,” said Max, giving involuntarily a rub of one white leg against the other.

    Three Boys George Manville Fenn
  • It was red-brown, with a round curly pate and one white leg.

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

  • Stella is just now showing a white leg, and putting it into the slipper.

    The Journal to Stella Jonathan Swift
  • Then they sent and searched for the black body, and on it they found a white leg.

    In God's Garden Amy Steedman
  • 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

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