cloven foot

noun

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Other Words from cloven foot

cloven-footed \ ˈklō-​vən-​ˌfu̇-​təd How to pronounce cloven-footed (audio) \ adjective

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13th century, in the meaning defined above

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cloven foot

noun
clo·​ven foot | \ ˌklō-vən- How to pronounce cloven foot (audio) \

Medical Definition of cloven foot

: a foot (as of a sheep) divided into two parts at its distal extremity

Other Words from cloven foot

cloven-footed \ -​ˈfu̇t-​əd How to pronounce cloven-footed (audio) \ adjective

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