Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A chain on the front end of a carriage-pole. It is connected with the collar or the breast-chains of the harness.

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Examples

  • [There was a yoke at the end of the shaft of a Persian carriage, which was fastened on to the backs of the horses and took the place of our horse-collar and pole-chain.]

    An Egyptian Princess — Volume 06

  • [There was a yoke at the end of the shaft of a Persian carriage, which was fastened on to the backs of the horses and took the place of our horse-collar and pole-chain.]

    Complete Project Gutenberg Georg Ebers Works

  • [There was a yoke at the end of the shaft of a Persian carriage, which was fastened on to the backs of the horses and took the place of our horse-collar and pole-chain.]

    An Egyptian Princess — Complete

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