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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A curved hook or hooked knife-blade used to remove stones, balls of snow, etc., from the bottom of a horse's hoof.


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  • ALAN clearly puts the invisible hoof-pick on the rail, downstage left.


  • She also had a peg of ignominy, and three times a day I had to dance perilously round my precious pair with a tentative body-brush and hoof-pick.

    In the Ranks of the C.I.V.


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