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Adj.1.cloven-footed - of or relating to the cloven feet of ruminants or swine


[ˌkləʊvnˈfʊtɪd] ADJ [animal] → de pezuña hendida; [devil] → con pezuña
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After the brilliant failure of his first theatrical venture, he dared not return to the lodging which he occupied in the Rue Grenier-sur-l'Eau, opposite to the Port-au-Foin, having depended upon receiving from monsieur the provost for his epithalamium, the wherewithal to pay Master Guillaume Doulx-Sire, farmer of the taxes on cloven-footed animals in Paris, the rent which he owed him, that is to say, twelve sols parisian; twelve times the value of all that he possessed in the world, including his trunk-hose, his shirt, and his cap.
If we had descended to the next order of spectators, we should have found an equal degree of abhorrence, though less of noise and scurrility; yet here the good women gave Black George to the devil, and many of them expected every minute that the cloven-footed gentleman would fetch his own.
FMD is a highly contagious disease of cloven-footed animals that threatens food security and the livelihoods of smallholders and prevents livestock sector from achieving its economic potential.
Foot and mouth is a viral and contagious infection that affects cloven-footed domestic animals like cattle, sheep, camels and pigs.
Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is a contagious viral disease of cloven-footed animals.
Foot & Mouth Disease (FMD) is one of the most economically devastating contagious viral animal diseases affecting all susceptible cloven-footed animals.