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laminitis


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Laminitis  \Lam`i*ni"tis\,  n.  [NL.  See  {Lamina},  and  {-itis}.] 
  (Far.) 
  Inflammation  of  the  lamin[ae]  or  fleshy  plates  along  the 
  coffin  bone  of  a  horse;  founder.  --Youatt. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  laminitis 
  n  :  inflammation  of  the  laminated  tissue  that  attaches  the  hoof 
  to  the  foot  of  a  horse  [syn:  {founder}] 




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