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horse

EN[hɔː(ɹ)s] [-ɔː(ɹ)s]
'a horse' UK US
WHorse
  • The horse (Equus ferus caballus) is one of two extant subspecies of Equus ferus. It is an odd-toed ungulate mammal belonging to the taxonomic family Equidae.
  • Horses' anatomy enables them to make use of speed to escape predators and they have a well-developed sense of balance and a strong fight-or-flight response.
  • Horse breeds are loosely divided into three categories based on general temperament: spirited "hot bloods" with speed and endurance; "cold bloods", such as draft horses and some ponies, suitable for slow, heavy work; and "warmbloods",
EN HORSE
horse
horse
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
        • Singularia tantum
          • Uncountable nouns
        • Verbs
          • Intransitive verbs
            • Transitive verbs
          Related Links:
          1. en horses
          2. en horseback
          3. en horsemen
          4. en horseman
          5. en horseshoe
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of horse for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "horse" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, an intransitive verb and a transitive verb.
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