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equine

 [e´kwīn]
pertaining to, characteristic of, or derived from the horse.
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e·quine

(ē'kwīn),
Relating to, derived from, or resembling the horse, mule, ass, or other members of the genus Equus.
[L. equinus, fr. equus, horse]
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equine

(ē′kwīn′, ĕk′wīn′)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or characteristic of a horse.
2. Of or belonging to the family Equidae, which includes the horses, asses, and zebras.

e′quine′ n.
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e·quine

(ē'kwīn)
Relating to, derived from, or resembling the horse, mule, ass, or other members of the genus Equus.
[L. equinus, fr. equus, horse]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

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Q. Is the arthritis horses have the same as the arthritis people have?

A. To some extent yes, but not absolutely. In general, animals are widely used as models for diseases in humans. The basic process of arthritis (i.e. inflammation of the joints) is quite similar, although the causes, manifestations and results of this process may vary greatly.

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