<zoology> The young of any animal of the Horse family (Equidae); a colt; a filly.

<zoology> Foal teeth, the first set of teeth of a horse. In foal, With foal, being with young; pregnant; said of a mare or she ass.

Origin: OE. Fole, AS. Fola; akin to OHG. Folo, G. Fohlen, Goth. Fula, Icel. Foli, Sw Lf?le, Gr.?????, L. Pullus a young animal. Cf. Filly, Poultry, Pullet.

(01 Mar 1998)

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