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colt

noun [C]     /kəʊlt/ US  /koʊlt/
a young male horse under the age of four → Compare fillyAnimal youngHorses and similar animals coltish     /ˈkəʊl.tɪʃ/ US  /ˈkoʊl-/ adjective describes a person who is young and energetic but awkward: coltish limbsEnergetic and lively
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