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tying-up

Syllabification: ty·ing-up
Pronunciation: /ˈtīiNGəp/

Definition of tying-up in English:

noun

Another term for azoturia in horses.
Example sentences
  • After a tying up episode the horse should be rested until the muscles have repaired.
  • Tying up seems to be more common in young Quarter Horses.
  • I just bought a Thoroughbred filly which was in race training, but retired without running because of recurrent bouts of tying-up.

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