a horseshoe-shaped permanent magnet.
[hawrs-shoo, hawrsh-] /ˈhɔrsˌʃu, ˈhɔrʃ-/ noun 1. a U -shaped metal plate, plain or with calks, nailed to a horse’s hoof to protect it from being injured by hard or rough surfaces. 2. something U -shaped, as a valley, river bend, or other natural feature: We picnicked in the middle of a horseshoe of trees. 3. […]
noun 1. a competitive display of the capabilities and qualities of horses and their riders or handlers, usually held as an annual event.
noun, Chiefly British Dialect. 1. a dragonfly.
[hawrs-teyl] /ˈhɔrsˌteɪl/ noun 1. Also called scouring rush. any nonflowering plant of the genus Equisetum, having hollow, jointed stems. 2. a horse’s tail formerly used as a Turkish military standard or as an ensign of a pasha, the number of tails increasing with the rank. /ˈhɔːsˌteɪl/ noun 1. any tracheophyte plant of the genus Equisetum, […]