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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
High Chaparral's win was clouded by the tragic death of Coshocton after his near foreleg snapped close to the line.
Sun, News of the World (2002)
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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