one of the front legs of a quadruped, an insect, etc.
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How to use foreleg in a sentence
The ancient Egyptians might have even recognized around thirty cuts of beef, with the foreleg perceived as the choicest cut, usually reserved for the departed inside the tombs.
A crimson orifice was seen just back of the foreleg, which showed where the tiny messenger of death had entered.Two Boys in Wyoming | Edward S. Ellis
Recalling the words of Hank Hazletine, Fred aimed at a point just back of the foreleg, as it reached forward.Two Boys in Wyoming | Edward S. Ellis
On the plain two mounted Tibetans were pursuing a wild ass, which was wounded in the near foreleg and had four dogs at his heels.Trans-Himalaya, Vol. 2 (of 2) | Sven Hedin
Bill started a bunch of five deer and succeeded in getting a shot and breaking a foreleg of a large doe.Fifty Years a Hunter and Trapper | Eldred Nathaniel Woodcock
Her tail was a sort of stump, in size and in look very much like a spare foreleg, stuck in anywhere to be near.Spare Hours | John Brown
British Dictionary definitions for foreleg
either of the front legs of a horse, sheep, or other quadruped
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