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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The socket in which the pivot of a door turns
  • n. An ulcer on the coronet of a horse.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Turning on pivots at the top and bottom; -- said of a door.
  • n. An ulcer on the coronet of a horse.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In farriery, an ulcer on the coronet of a horse's hoof.
  • In architecture, turning on pivots at the top and bottom: said of doors.

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