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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of the leather hoods which cover the stirrups of a Mexican saddle.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A heavy leather housing for the stirrup of the Californian saddle, designed to keep the foot from slipping forward, and also as a protection in riding through thick and thorny underbrush. See cut under stirrup.

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