hoofprint


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hoofprint

(ˈhuːfˌprɪnt)
n
a mark made by an animal's hoof on the ground

hoof•print

(ˈhʊfˌprɪnt, ˈhuf-)

n.
the impression made by an animal's hoof.
[1795–1805]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hoofprint - a visible impression on a surface made by the hoof of an animalhoofprint - a visible impression on a surface made by the hoof of an animal
print, mark - a visible indication made on a surface; "some previous reader had covered the pages with dozens of marks"; "paw prints were everywhere"
References in classic literature ?
It was a horse-track only partially covered with snow, and could be none but his own horse's hoofprints.
The Compassionate Carnivore, subtitled Or, How to Keep Animals Happy, Save Old MacDonald's Farm, Reduce Your Hoofprint, and Still Eat Meat (Da Capo Press, $24), written by well-grounded dreamer Catherine Friend, is a convincing book exhorting consumers to think about what their food represents.
But even more striking than the similarities between the campaigns, is this difference: Whereas Clinton had substance aplenty to back up his stylistic breaks with the old Democratic orthodoxy, Bush is shallower than a hoofprint on granite.
On the basis of hoofprint measurements, Vietnam's rhinos are only about two-thirds as big as members of their species in Java's Ujung Kulon National Park.
Another account has it that the Huntsman was a Jew who would not suffer Jesus to drink out of a watering trough but pointed to some water in a hoofprint as good enough for " such an enemy of Moses.
They like the 'green' aspect and the low-carbon hoofprint seems to be going down well.
Staging Saturday's eight races, with purses totaling $14 million, will put a Texas hoofprint on the sport's history, in which the state has chiefly been known as the birthplace of Hall of Fame jockey Bill Shoemaker and 1946 Triple Crown winner Assault.
FERGUS SWEENEY turned a potentially hazardous situation into an unlikely triumph aboard Peter Makin's front-runner Carbon Hoofprint in the 1m handicap.
Star performance Fergus Sweeney, with no steering, winning on Carbon Hoofprint FERGUS SWEENEY turned a potentially hazardous situation into an unlikely triumph aboard Peter Makin's front-runner Carbon Hoofprint in the 1m handicap.
ADVICE Back on next start over 6f The Carbon Hoofprint Peter Makin 3rd, Brighton, April 8 Considering he seemed to hate Brighton's undulations, third has to go down as a respectable effort in what looked a reasonable maiden with the first three occupying the top three places in the betting.
Llyn Barfog nr Aberdyfi, Gwynedd: Magical mountain lake where fairy cattle disappeared into the water; nearby is Carn March Arthur, a rock with King Arthur's horse's hoofprint.
Creative thinking and bold decision-making at all levels will ensure the carbon hoofprint can, as it must, become neutral.