from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. To perform the piaffer.
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- n. A calm, composed, elevated trot in place.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In the manège, to advance with the same step as in a trot, flinging the right fore leg and left hind leg diagonally forward, placing them on the ground and balancing on them for a few seconds, while the other two legs are flung forward in the same movement.
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- n. a cadenced trot executed by the horse in one spot
French piaffer.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)