Definition of tying-up in English:

Share this entry

tying-up

Pronunciation: /ˈtīiNGəp/

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.
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.