horse leech

1) A horse doctor or farrier.

1493 Item Johanni Horsleych pro medicacione j equus magistri Langton 7d, Ripon

1596 ‘Such as take upon them to be horse leatches or curers of horses’, Beverley

1614 John Greges, blacksmethe and horseletche, Hull.

dates 1493 1596 1614

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