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forehoof

[ fawr-hoof, -hoof, fohr- ]
/ ˈfɔrˌhʊf, -ˌhuf, ˈfoʊr- /
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noun, plural fore·hoofs, fore·hooves.
the hoof of a front leg.
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Origin of forehoof

First recorded in 1760–70; fore- + hoof
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How to use forehoof in a sentence

  • Fiercely impatient he stamped the ground with a broad, clacking forehoof.

    The House in the Water|Charles G. D. Roberts
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