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surcingle

sur·cin·gle

surcingle

 
 
pronunciation:
suhr sIng gl
part of speech: noun
definition: a girth or belt that wraps around the body of a horse to secure a saddle, pack, or the like to its back.
The trainer recommends putting a surcingle on the horse as a transition to saddling him for the first time.
similar words:
girth