foreleg


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foreleg

(fôr′lĕg′)
n.
Either of the front legs of a quadruped.
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I told myself to be patient, and then coaxed Ebby into putting her right foreleg through the far hole again.
The fossil is one of the largest foreleg fossils ever discovered in Japan, with its length estimated at about 90 centimeters and width about 25 cm, according to the museum.
Dimorphic patterns of foreleg pigmentation appear to be one of the most widespread and conspicuous form of sexual dimorphism among wolf spiders (Framenau, pers.
Points for Calming and Grounding POINT LOCATION HT 7 Found on the outside of the foreleg, just above the transverse crease of the carpal joint.
Eight of nine pesticides prolonged the time to foreleg emergence, and nine of nine chemicals prolonged the time to tail resorption.
Researchers have gone so far as to remove part of the surface of a pedicle, transplant it to various parts of deer, and grow antler tines on various parts of a deer's skull, ear, and even on a foreleg.
Twelve-year-old Barnaby had the lower part of his right foreleg amputated about a year ago after a muscular disease led to an infection, Reuters reported.
Szabo, with her hand on the horse's side, gently applied the stethoscope, sliding it down to the belly, behind the foreleg, to the heart.
Blowing hard and dripping blood from her mouth at an alarming rate, she was holding a foreleg and very agitated.
Bagshot-based Gubby, 81, had hoped to go out in a blaze of glory with Pal Of The Cat at Southwell yesterday but he was forced to shelve that plan when the six-year-old was found with a swollen foreleg in his box.
With the typically high pain threshold of a terrier, cars hold no fear for Howard and so when he was clipped by a car, the initial scream he let out subsided quickly and when he came into the surgery, he was even bearing weight on his left foreleg.
1 : the part of the body of a person or animal where the arm or foreleg joins the body