carney

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Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

carney (uncountable)

  1. A disease of horses, in which the mouth is so furred that the afflicted animal can not eat. (Can we verify(+) this sense?)
    • 1972, George Holmes Beine, ‎Shirley Holmes Cochell, Land of the coyote, page 127:
      Magnifying the slightest imperfections, all haggled over prices: "The horse with the scar is blemished," "This one has the heaves," "That one has carney — see his coated tongue"

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

carney (plural carneys)

  1. Alternative spelling of carny.

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