Whole-hoofed
Whole-hoofed Whole"-hoofed`, a. Having an undivided hoof, as the horse. [1913 Webster]

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  • whole-hoofed — wholeˈ hoofed adjective Having an undivided hoof • • • Main Entry: ↑whole …   Useful english dictionary

  • whole-footed — adjective Etymology: Middle English hole foted, from hole, hool entire, whole + foted footed obsolete : having the feet whole (as a solid hoofed animal or a web footed bird) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Soliped — Sol i*ped, n. [Cf. F. solip[ e]de, It. solipede, Sp. solipedo; apparently fr. L. solus alone + pes, pedis, a foot; but probably fr. L. solidipes solid footed, whole hoofed. See {Solid}, and {Pedal}.] (Zo[ o]l.) A mammal having a single hoof on… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • solipede — Soliped Sol i*ped, n. [Cf. F. solip[ e]de, It. solipede, Sp. solipedo; apparently fr. L. solus alone + pes, pedis, a foot; but probably fr. L. solidipes solid footed, whole hoofed. See {Solid}, and {Pedal}.] (Zo[ o]l.) A mammal having a single… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • DIETARY LAWS — DIETARY LAWS, the collective term for the Jewish laws and customs pertaining to the types of food permitted for consumption and their preparation. The Hebrew term is kashrut, which is derived from the root כשר ( fit or proper ). The word appears… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • skeleton — skeletonless, adj. skeletonlike, adj. /skel i tn/, n. 1. Anat., Zool. the bones of a human or an animal considered as a whole, together forming the framework of the body. 2. any of various structures forming a rigid framework in an invertebrate.… …   Universalium

  • United States — a republic in the N Western Hemisphere comprising 48 conterminous states, the District of Columbia, and Alaska in North America, and Hawaii in the N Pacific. 267,954,767; conterminous United States, 3,022,387 sq. mi. (7,827,982 sq. km); with… …   Universalium

  • Africa — /af ri keuh/, n. 1. a continent S of Europe and between the Atlantic and Indian oceans. 551,000,000; ab. 11,700,000 sq. mi. (30,303,000 sq. km). adj. 2. African. * * * I Second largest continent on Earth. It is bounded by the Mediterranean Sea,… …   Universalium

  • perissodactyl — perissodactylous, adj. /peuh ris oh dak til/, adj. 1. having an uneven number of toes or digits on each foot. n. 2. any mammal of the order Perissodactyla, comprising the odd toed hoofed quadrupeds and including the tapirs, rhinoceroses, and… …   Universalium

  • dietary law — Judaism. law dealing with foods permitted to be eaten, food preparation and combinations, and the utensils and dishes coming into contact with food. Cf. kashruth. [1925 30] * * * ▪ religion Introduction       any of the prescriptions as to what… …   Universalium

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