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A fissure in the side of a horse's hoof, often causing lameness.
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a fissure in the hoof of a horse, extending from the coronet to the sole, caused by a dryness of horn.
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|Noun||1.||sand crack - a fissure in the wall of a horse's hoof often causing lameness|
animal disease - a disease that typically does not affect human beings
toe crack - a crack on the forepart of a horse's hindfoot
quarter crack - a crack on the inside of a horse's forefoot
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