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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A dangerous inflammatory swelling of a horse's breast, just opposite the heart.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A dangerous inflammatory swelling of a horse's breast, just opposite the heart.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A circumscribed swelling or slough on the neck of a horse in the region of the collar, resulting from pressure of badly fitting harness or from irritating masses of dirt, sweat, or hair under the harness.

Etymologies

anti- + Latin cor heart; compare French anticœur. (Wiktionary)

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