a swelling of the elbow of a horse due to irritation caused by the hoof striking the elbow when lying down.
a close-fitting covering for the head, usually of soft supple material and having no visor or brim. a brimless head covering with a visor, as a baseball cap. mobcap. a headdress denoting rank, occupation, religious order, or the like: a nurse’s cap. mortarboard (def 2). Mathematics. the symbol ∩, used to indicate the intersection of […]
any swelling, inflammatory or otherwise, on the point of the hock of horses.
a pawn that has been singled out or marked by a strong player as the one with which he or she intends to effect checkmate in giving a weaker opponent odds.
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