Lipizzan

noun Lip·iz·zan \ ˌli-pət-ˈsän \
variants: or Lipizzaner play \ˌli-pət-ˈsä-nər\ or less commonly Lippizan play \ˌli-pət-ˈsän\ or Lippizaner play \ˌli-pət-ˈsä-nər\

Definition of Lipizzan

:any of a breed of spirited horses developed from Spanish, Italian, Danish, and Arab stock that are usually born with a dark coat that lightens to white with age

Origin and Etymology of lipizzan

German Lipizzaner, Lippizaner, from Lipizza, Lippiza, former site of the Austrian Imperial Stud near Trieste, Italy


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