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hoofbeat

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noun hoof·beat \ˈhu̇f-ˌbēt, ˈhüf-\

Simple Definition of hoofbeat

  • : the sound made when an animal's hoof hits the ground

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of hoofbeat

  1. :  the sound of a hoof striking a hard surface (as the ground)


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