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Synonyms for hock

to give or deposit as a pawn

Synonyms for hock

any of several white wines from the Rhine River valley in Germany ('hock' is British usage)

tarsal joint of the hind leg of hoofed mammals

leave as a guarantee in return for money

disable by cutting the hock

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Capped hock is usually common in equines because of the constant kicking in the stall (Adams, 1974).
The joint was cleaned aseptically on the right capped hock joint and Tincture iodine was applied externally.
Frank (1959) suggested that capped hock does not interfere with the usefulness of animal but it is a unsightly blemish to the animal.
A successful treatment of shifting capped hock from one leg to another leg in a crossbred cow is presented.
Look for capped hocks, elbows, and leg set from a side view.