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hoofprint

[hoo f-print, hoof-]
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noun
  1. the impression made by an animal's hoof.
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Origin of hoofprint

First recorded in 1795–1805; hoof + print
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words

imprintimpressionfootsteptracktrailtreadspoorhoofprint

Examples from the Web for hoofprint

Historical Examples

  • In a patch of soft earth between two stones there was a hoofprint.

    Operation Terror

    William Fitzgerald Jenkins

  • "In a hoofprint of Bossy the Cow," repeated Sweetvoice, chuckling softly.

  • He had two definite clues, the exploded shell and the V-shaped hoofprint.

  • He found it without great difficulty, for a hoofprint always attracted Tad Butler's attention.

  • He is intimately acquainted with every gopher hole, hoofprint and drain cover on the club property.

    Fore!

    Charles Emmett Van Loan