cloven hoof

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the mark of Satan


a hoof divided into two parts at its distal extremity (as of ruminants or swine)


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However, the ministry has, in another separate decision, lifted the ban that had been placed on the import of sheep, goats and cloven hoof animals from the United Kingdom.
In the bubbling brew of elements that make up this assuredly self contained and beguiling fifth album from Alison and her collaborator Will Gregory, there's a healthy splash of Madonna essence, blended with zest of Kate Bush, all stirred round with David Bowie's cloven hoof.
As a precautionary measure and because of the high state of alert currently in place due to the recent cases of foot-and-mouth disease, it was decided to immediately check all our cloven hoof stock for any signs of disease and do necessary tests; and as part of our standard precautionary procedures Defra was also alerted.
Beneath their exotic robes lay the cloven hoof of the Malignant One.
Our greed in wanting cheaper and cheaper prices and manufacturers' greed in wanting to make money even out of cloven hoof and shrivelled gizzard?