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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The trail or scent of a wild animal.

Usage examples (35)
  • A bloodhound was used to follow the spoor of the fox that had escaped from the small zoo.
  • The hounds followed the fox's spoor
  • The Hottentots were now sent on in advance to trace out the "spoor" -- in other words, the track of the lion.
  • The spoor was a day old and it ran toward the north. for more
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