foreleg


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.
Related to foreleg: forelimbs

foreleg

either of the front legs of a horse, sheep, or other quadruped
References in periodicals archive ?
In Broccoli's case, the bones in the right foreleg had exploded on impact with lots of tiny fragments.
I told myself to be patient, and then coaxed Ebby into putting her right foreleg through the far hole again.
Arwa said: "It was a dark grey donkey, and it did not put any weight whatsoever on its right foreleg.
A fossil of a foreleg believed to belong to a large plant-eating dinosaur was excavated in a stratum from the Cretaceous period in Katsuyama, Fukui Prefecture, the Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum said Wednesday.
Here, the evidence for sexual dimorphism in male foreleg morphology within wolf spiders (family Lycosidae) is reviewed and shown to occur in a number of species belonging to at least seven genera in five subfamilies: Alopecosa, Hogna, Schizocosa (all Lycosinae) Pirata (Piratinae), Evippa, (Evippinae), Pardosa (Pardosinae) and Artoria (Artoriinae).
It was only after she took the first bite that she saw, to her horror, a live frog - minus a foreleg.
10 ppb) on time to foreleg emergence and time to complete tail resorption in Rana pipiens.
Early Ronan, a filly trained by Gary Stute, fractured sesamoids in her left foreleg while working out on the main track.
However, Butler said: "I am sorry to give you this news about one of our stable stars Jack Sullivan, who has met with a tendon injury to his near foreleg.
The monumental Standing Figure (Beef), 2004, raises a foreleg as if in benediction, long flaps of cast, serrated belly hanging open like a monk's robes.
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.
But Waygood, a 35-year-old Household Cavalry equitation trainer based at Windsor, had to abandon his victory hopes when his horse pulled up with a sprained right foreleg.