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Brisket

Mass of connective tissue, muscle, and fat covering the cranioventral part of ruminant chest between forelegs

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Crest

Dorsal margin of neck

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Dewlap

Loose skin under throat and neck

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Dock

Solid part of tail

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Flank

Side of body between ribs and ilium

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Heart girth

Circumference of chest just caudal to shoulders and cranial to back

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Hock

Tarsal joint

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Hooks

Protrusion of wing of ilium on dorsolateral area of ruminants

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Loin

Lumbar region of back

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Pedal

Pertaining to the foot

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Pins

Protrusion of the ischium bones just lateral to base of tail in ruminants

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Switch

Tuft of hair at the end of the tail

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Pinna

Projecting part of ear lying outside the head
Aka auricle