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  • adj. tripping

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. See tripping, a., 2.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In heraldry, represented as walking or trotting, having usually one of the fore hoofs lifted and the other three on the ground: said of one of the beasts of chase, as the antelope or the hart. Also tripping.


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  • from "tripping," like a deer's walk

    August 23, 2009