Sentence Examples


  • Within seconds the one hoof was visible again and the doe was screaming in agony.
  • In 1612 Hoof t produced his national tragedy of Geeraerdt van Velzen (pr.
  • The hoof of the horse corresponds to the nail or claw of other mammals, but is so constructed as to form a complete and solid case to the expanded termination of the toe, giving a firm basis of support formed of a non-sensitive substance, which is continually renewed by the addition of material from within, as its surface wears away by friction.
  • CAPYBARA, or Carpincho (Hydrochaerus capybara), the largest living rodent mammal, characterized by its moderately long limbs, partially-webbed toes, of which there are four in front and three behind, hoof-like nails, sparse hair, short ears, cleft upper lip and the absence of a tail.
  • From this the horny material which constitutes the hoof is exuded.