Definitions for quittorˈkwɪt ər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

quit•torˈkwɪt ər(n.)

  1. a purulent inflammation of the foot in horses and other hoofed animals resulting in lameness.

    Category: Veterinary Science

Origin of quittor:

1250–1300; ME quittere suppuration < OF cuiture burning, scalding, cooking < L coctūra=coct(us), ptp. of coquere to cook+-ūra -ure

Wiktionary

  1. quittor(Noun)

    A chronic abscess, or fistula of the coronet, in a horse's foot, resulting from inflammation of the tissues investing the coffin bone.

  2. Origin: From quiter, quitere, quitoure, quiture, quytur, whitour. Cognate with kwater, kwader.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quittor(noun)

    a chronic abscess, or fistula of the coronet, in a horse's foot, resulting from inflammation of the tissues investing the coffin bone

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