Definition of stifle bone in English:

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stifle bone

Pronunciation: /ˈstīfəl bōn/

noun

The bone in front of a stifle.
Example sentences
  • The hock bone is strong and together with the stifle bone should form a firm hock joint.
  • The stifle bones join the thigh bone and should be distinctly angled at the stifle joint.
  • Her stifle bone is slipping - it's not the best diagnosis I could've got, but at least it's fixable.

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Syllabification: sti·fle bone

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