noun, Veterinary Pathology.
atrophy of the shoulder muscles in horses.
(vet science) a wasting of the shoulder muscles of a horse, esp as the result of a nerve injury
verb (used with object), swept, sweeping. 1. to move or remove (dust, dirt, etc.) with or as if with a broom, brush, or the like. 2. to clear or clean (a floor, room, chimney, etc.) of dirt, litter, or the like, by means of a broom or brush. 3. to drive or carry by some […]
noun 1. Finance. a checking account from which money in excess of a specified amount is automatically transferred to another account or to an investment that earns a higher rate of return.
noun, Aeronautics. 1. the shape of, or the angle formed by, an airplane wing or other airfoil the leading or trailing edge of which slopes backward from the fuselage. noun 1. the rearward inclination of a component or surface, such as an aircraft wing, fin, etc
noun, Ice Hockey. 1. a maneuver for depriving an opponent of the puck by seizing it in the crook of one’s stick and pulling it away with a movement in a long arc, the stick being held level or nearly level with the ice. Compare check1 (def 37).