Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In Greek antiquity, an additional horse hitched beside a regular pair; the third horse in a team of three.

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Examples

  • In some cases the husband is busy enough with his own affairs to let the lover trot alongside, like the third horse which the Greeks called the _pareoros_.

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