Sinonimi: fetlock joint
ETYM Old Eng. fetlak, fitlock, cf. Icel. fet pace, step, fit webbed foot of water birds, akin to Eng. foot. Related to Foot.
1. Projection behind and above a horse's hoof.
2. The joint between the cannon bone and the pastern; SYN. fetlock joint.
tuft of hair immediately above horse's hoof.
tuft of hair on horse's leg immediately above hoof; part of leg bearing it.