Definition of tying-up in English:


Syllabification: ty·ing-up


  • another term for azoturia in horses.
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    • 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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