Definitions for gaskinˈgæs kɪn

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

gas•kinˈgæs kɪn(n.)

  1. the part of the hind leg of a horse or other hoofed mammal between the stifle and the hock.

    Category: Zoology

  2. gaskins,Obs. hose or breeches; galligaskins.

    Category: Clothing

Origin of gaskin:

1565–75; perh. shortened form of galligaskins

Princeton's WordNet

  1. gaskin(noun)

    lower part of a horse's thigh between the hock and the stifle

Wiktionary

  1. gaskin(Noun)

    trousers, hose

  2. gaskin(Noun)

    part of the hind leg of a horse, which is between the stifle and the hock.

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