Definition of Bone spavin

1. Noun. Spavin caused by a bony growth.

Generic synonyms: Spavin



Medical Definition of Bone spavin

1. A rarefying osteitis involving the bones of the tarsus of the horse, usually those on the medial surface, resulting in exostoses and ankylosis. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bone Spavin

bone morphogenetic proteins
bone nails
bone of contention
bone oil
bone phosphate
bone plate
bone plates
bone reflex
bone regeneration
bone remodeling
bone resorption
bone scan
bone scan: falsely negative metastases
bone sclerosis
bone sensibility
bone spavin (current term)
bone structure
bone structures
bone substitutes
bone tissue
bone transplantation
bone tumour
bone up
bone wax
bone wires
bone within a bone
boneache
boneaches
boneblack
boneblacks

Literary usage of Bone spavin

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1. The Law of Horses: Including the Law of Innkeepers, Veterinary Surgeons, Etc by George Henry Hewitt Oliphant, Clement Elphinstone Lloyd, Great Britain (1882)
"Bone-spavin is an affection of the bones of the hock Bone-spavin, joint. When an undue weight and concussion are thrown on the inner splint bone, ..."

2. The Diseases of Animals: A Book of Brief and Popular Advice on the Care and by Nelson Slater Mayo (1913)
"bone spavin A bone spavin is an inflammation of some of the bones forming the ... The causes of bone spavin may be divided into (1) the predisposing, ..."

3. The Diseases of Animals: A Book of Brief and Popular Advice on the Care and by Nelson Slater Mayo (1920)
"bone spavin A bone spavin is an inflammation of some of the bones forming the ... The causes of bone spavin may be divided into (1) the predisposing, ..."

4. An universal etymological English dictionaryby Nathan Bailey by Nathan Bailey (1737)
"BONE Spavin, a great Cruft as hard as a Bone, which grows on the infide of the Hoof, on the Heels of a ..."

5. Veterinary medicine and surgery in diseases and injuries of the horse by F. O. Kirby, William Henry Kelly (1883)
"Spavin, bone spavin, Varix, Bog Spavin, Blood Spavin, Broken Knees, Curb, ... bone spavin. Definition.—Spavin is an exostosis in the region of the hock. ..."

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