Definitions

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  • n. A slope or declivity in a manège ground down which a horse is made to gallop, to give suppleness to its haunches.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A slope or declivity in a manege ground down which a horse is made to gallop, to give suppleness to his haunches.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A slope in a manège-ground, down which a horse is ridden at speed in training him, to ply his haunches.

Etymologies

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French

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