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hoof

noun [C] uk   /huːf/ (plural hoofs or hooves) us  
the hard part on the bottom of the feet of animals such as horses, sheep, and deer
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Horses and similar animalsThe legs and feet of non-human animals

hoof

verb [T] uk   /huːf/ informal us  
to kick a ball: The defender hoofed the ball up the field.General terms used in ball sports
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