from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Inflammation of the pedal bone of the horse, a complication of severe founder.
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The dreaded dento-peditis (a.k.a. foot-in-mouth disease) has infected a passle of our finest legislatorpersons.
Neither is this all; in some of these cases of peditis acute inflammation of the coffin joint is present, and occasionally suppuration of the joint.