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foal

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noun \ˈfōl\

Definition of foal

  1. :  a young animal of the horse family; especially :  one under one year

in foal

  1. :  pregnant 4

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Origin and Etymology of foal

Middle English fole, from Old English fola; akin to Latin pullus young of an animal, Greek pais child — more at few

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foal

verb

Definition of foal

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to give birth to a foal

  3. transitive verb
  4. :  to give birth to (a foal)

Examples of foal in a Sentence

  1. The mare will foal in June.

First Known Use of foal

14th century

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FOAL Defined for English Language Learners

foal

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noun

Definition of foal for English Language Learners

  • : a young horse; especially : a horse that is less than one year old

foal

verb

Definition of foal for English Language Learners

  • : to give birth to a foal


FOAL Defined for Kids

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foal

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noun \ˈfōl\

Definition of foal for Students

  1. :  a young animal of the horse family especially when less than one year old


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foal

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verb

Definition of foal for Students

foaled

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foaling

  1. :  to give birth to a baby horse The mare will foal soon.


Medical Dictionary

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foal

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noun \ˈfōl\

Medical Definition of foal

  1. :  the young of an animal of the horse family; especially :  one less than one year old


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foal

intransitive verb

Medical Definition of foal

  1. :  to give birth to a foal



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