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clovenadjective

uk   /ˈkləʊ.vən/  us   /ˈkloʊ-/
used to ​describe something, ​especially an animal's ​hoof, that is ​divided into two ​parts: The ​devil was ​painted with ​horns and cloven hoofs.

clovenverb

uk   /ˈkləʊ.vən/  us   /ˈkloʊ-/
past participle of cleave
(Definition of cloven from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cloven”
in Chinese (Simplified) 裂开的, (尤指动物的蹄)偶蹄的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 裂開的, (尤指動物的蹄)偶蹄的…
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