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  • v. Present participle of foil.
  • n. The act by which something is foiled; prevention of success.
  • n. The track of game, such as deer, in the grass.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A foil.
  • n. The track of game (as deer) in the grass.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In architecture, a foil.
  • n. In hunting, the slight mark of a passing deer on the grass.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an act of hindering someone's plans or efforts

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