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equid   (ěk'wĭd, ē'kwĭd)  Pronunciation Key 
Any of various hoofed mammals of the family Equidae, which includes horses, donkeys, and zebras. Equids have muscular bodies with long, slender legs adapted for running and a single hoofed digit at the end of each limb.
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hoofed mammals having slender legs and a flat coat with a narrow mane along the back of the neck [syn: equine
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Example sentences for equid
The miohippus ushered in a major new period of equid diversification.
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