hoofprint

noun
hoof·​print | \ˈhu̇f-ˌprint, ˈhüf-\

Definition of hoofprint 

: an impression made by a hoof

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Look for signs, including hoofprints and droppings, which can direct your search. Aaron Gulley, Outside Online, "Believe It or Not, You Can Safari in New Mexico," 16 Apr. 2018 All the walkways throughout the course are imprinted with tiny goat hoofprints. Rand Richards Cooper, courant.com, "In Our Midst: Cantons In Canton: Take A Swing Out To Matterhorn Mini Golf," 3 June 2017

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First Known Use of hoofprint

1804, in the meaning defined above

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