the terminal phalanx in the foot of the horse and allied animals, enclosed in the hoof.
the terminal phalangeal bone inside the hoof of the horse and similar animals
noun 1. Football. a corner of the field inside the ten-yard line, especially as the target of a punt intended to go out of bounds in this area and so put the receiving team in a position near its goal line. noun phrase Any corner of the football field [1940s+ Football; because any player running […]
[kaw-fi-nahyt, kof-i-] /ˈkɔ fɪ naɪt, ˈkɒf ɪ-/ noun 1. a mineral, black uranous silicate, USiO 4 , an important ore of uranium.
noun, Slang. 1. a cigarette. noun 1. a slang term for cigarette noun phrase Acigarette; butt (1880s+)
- Coffin-siris syndrome
Coffin-Siris syndrome Cof·fin-Sir·is syndrome (kŏfĭn-sĭr’ĭs) n. An inherited syndrome that in males causes mental retardation with wide bulbous nose and low nasal bridge, moderate hirsutism, and digital anomalies with nail hypoplasia. In females the syndrome may cause digital abnormalities and mild mental retardation. Also called Coffin-Lowry syndrome.