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- n. A scurfy eruption in the bend of the knee of the foreleg of a horse.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n.pl. A scurfy eruption in the bend of the knee of the fore leg of a horse. See sallenders.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In farriery, a dry scab or scurfy eruption on the hock of a horse or at the bend of the knee; “sore places on the inside of the fore legs of a horse”
French malandres, from Latin malandria ("blisters or pustules on the neck, especially in horses"). (Wiktionary)