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- n. A morbid growth or deposit of bony matter at the sides of the coronet and coffin bone of a horse.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A morbid growth or deposit of bony matter and at the sides of the coronet and coffin bone of a horse.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The hip-bone.
- n. An abnormal ossification of the lateral elastic cartilage in a horse's foot. Side-bones occur chiefly in the fore feet of draft-horses, and are an occasional cause of lameness.
- n. The disease or disordered condition in horses which causes the lateral cartilages above the heels to ossify. See the quotation under ring-bone.
- n. In carving, either half, right or left, of the pelvis of a fowl, without the sacrarium; the hip-bone or haunch-bone, consisting of the coalesced ilium, ischium, and pubis, easily separated from the backbone.
side + bone (Wiktionary)