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horseshoe

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Bicycles, carts, horses
horseshoehorse‧shoe /ˈhɔːʃ-ʃuː, ˈhɔːs- $ ˈhɔːr-/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 1 horseshoe.jpg TTBa U-shaped piece of iron that is fixed onto the bottom of a horse’s foot2 LUCKYan object in the shape of a horseshoe that is a sign of good luck
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horseshoeThe present blacksmith's shop was built around 1840 and has a unique entrance in the shape of a horseshoe.You will see a lot of men pitching horseshoes.
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