periople definition

  • noun:
    • The exterior smooth horny layer of a hoof.
    • The outside smooth horny level regarding the hoof associated with horse and allied creatures.
    • The slim varnishlike layer-on the exterior surface of this hoofs of animals, which stops exorbitant evaporation of dampness from the horny muscle.

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