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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMT
Definition: (noun) A person who shoes horses.
Usage: The farrier took a look at the limping horse and declared that a badly fitted horseshoe was the culprit.
Mon, 5 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMT
Definition: (adjective) Lacking moisture, especially having insufficient rainfall to support trees or woody plants.
Usage: Only a few succulents managed to survive in the arid climate.
Sun, 4 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMT
Definition: (noun) A movable keel in a sailboat that can be pivoted upward to reduce the boat's draft in shallow water.
Synonyms: drop keel
, sliding keel
Usage: Except for some damage to the centerboard, the boat was in good condition.