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foreleg (ˈfɔːˌlɛɡ Pronunciation for foreleg

Definitions

noun

  1. either of the front legs of a horse, sheep, or other quadruped

Example Sentences Including 'foreleg'

A veterinary examination of the gelding revealed he was very lame in the near foreleg.
The Advertiser, Sunday Mail (2004)
Dutch Star suffered a severe laceration to the inside of her near foreleg.
The Advertiser, Sunday Mail (2005)
First, what they'll do is bind her foreleg up under her, so she's standing n three legs and can't move.
Reeves, Robert Doubting Thomas
Lirael sat up and looked where the Dog was pointing---in the classic pose, one foreleg up and snout eagerly forward.
Garth Nix LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
Our seven-year-old labrador-collie cross has been diagnosed with spindle cell sarcoma in her left foreleg.
Times, Sunday Times (2002)
Salek mounted his camel in three swift movements: hand on mouth, leg on foreleg , swing onto saddle.
James Runcie THE COLOUR OF HEAVEN (2003)
growled the Dog, pushing out a foreleg and wiggling madly.
Garth Nix LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)

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