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1. horse [ n ] solid-hoofed herbivorous quadruped domesticated since prehistoric times

Used in print:

(The Sun, [Baltimore],...)

Prior to the featured race , the stewards announced that apprentice James_P._Verrone is suspended ten days for crowding horses and crossing the field sharply in two races on Wednesday .

(Howard Nemerov, "Themes and Methods: The Early...)

The ambulance is drawn by two `` charming '' little horses .

(Richard F. McLaughlin, et al., "A study of the...)

However , the dynamics of airflow , from morphologic considerations alone , may conceivably be different in the monkey than in the horse .

The volume and , perhaps , even the characteristics of bronchial arterial blood flow might be different in the dog than in the horse .

Also , interlobular air drifts may be all_but nonexistent in the cow ; probably occur in the horse much_as in the human_being ; and , in contrast are present to a relatively immense degree on a segmental basis in the dog where lobules are absent ( Van_Allen and Lindskog , ' 31 ) .

Synonyms horse Equus_caballus Related Terms equine saddle_horse mare pony wild_horse gee-gee high_stepper pinto pony protohippus mesohippus sorrel roan post_horse polo_pony hack eohippus hack chestnut racehorse steeplechaser stalking-horse harness_horse workhorse bay pacer stablemate liver_chestnut palomino Equus foal horseback horsemeat poll gaskin withers horse's_foot encolure

2. horse [ n ] a padded gymnastic apparatus on legs

Used in print:

(Bonnie Prudden, "The Dancer and the Gymnast"...)

The parallel_bars , horse , buck , springboard , horizontal_bar , rings , and mats formerly in the school gyms were replaced by baseball , volleyball , basketball and football .

Synonyms horse Related Terms gymnastic_apparatus vaulting_horse pommel_horse

3. horse [ n ] a chessman in the shape of a horse's head; can move two squares horizontally and one vertically (or vice versa)

Synonyms horse knight Related Terms chessman

4. horse [ n ] a framework for holding wood that is being sawed

Synonyms sawhorse buck sawbuck horse Related Terms framework trestle

5. horse [ n ] troops trained to fight on horseback
Examples: : "500 horse led the attack"

Synonyms cavalry horse horse_cavalry Related Terms military_personnel cavalryman military

6. horse [ v ] provide with a horse or horses

Synonyms horse Related Terms provide remount

7. horse [ n ] a narcotic that is considered a hard drug; a highly addictive morphine derivative; intravenous injection provides the fastest and most intense rush

Synonyms heroin diacetyl_morphine horse junk scag shit smack diacetylmorphine H Related Terms hard_drug opiate big_h lugsail

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