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BELL BOOT [1 record]

Record 1 2004-07-08

English

Subject field(s)
  • Horse Racing and Equestrian Sports
DEF

A circular boot pulled up over the front foot and resting loosely on it, usually to protect the coronet against injury.

OBS

Bell boots ... protect the coronet band (the top of the hoof).

Key term(s)
  • bell-boot
  • bellboot
  • over-reach boot

French

Domaine(s)
  • Courses hippiques et sports équestres
DEF

[...] bracelet qui passe autour du paturon et descend comme une jupe autour du pied.

OBS

[protège] le paturon (surface externe du sabot).

OBS

Le mot désigne habituellement une forme particulière de protecteur au niveau de la couronne [...]

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Carreras de caballos y deportes ecuestres
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