windgall


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windgall

(ˈwɪndˌɡɔːl)
n
(Veterinary Science) vet science a soft swelling in the area of the fetlock joint of a horse
[C16: from wind1 + gall2]
ˈwindˌgalled adj
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Take a good heart; 'tis but a blister as big as a windgall. I'll take it away with the white of an egg, a little honey, and hog's grease, ha' thy pasterns well rolled, and thou shalt pace again by tomorrow.