charlier shoe


char·​lier shoe
often capitalized C
: a narrow light horseshoe without a toe clip that is nailed in a groove made in the lower edge of the wall of a horse's hoof

Word History


probably from the name Charlier

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“Charlier shoe.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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