crepance definition

  • noun:
    • An injury in a horse's knee, caused by the footwear of one hind foot striking and cutting the other knee, and often causing an ulcer.
    • a personal injury in a horse's knee, brought on by the shoe of just one hind foot striking and cutting the other leg. It often forms an ulcer.
    • A wound in a hind leg of a horse caused by striking with the shoe of the other hind foot, in the vice called “interfering.”

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