Meaning of pied-de-biche

pied-de-biche

Pronunciation: (pē-ā"du-bēsh' Fr. pyād&supschwa&wdspcbēsh'), [key]
— pl. pieds-de-biche
  1. a termination to a leg, consisting of a slight outward curve ending in the semblance of a cloven hoof. Also called
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