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English definition of “hoof”

hoof

noun [C]     /huːf/ (plural hoofs or hooves)
the hard part on the bottom of the feet of animals such as horses , sheep , and deer → Compare paw nounHorses and similar animalsThe legs and feet of non-human animals
(Definition of hoof noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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