Pelham

noun
Pel·​ham | \ ˈpeləm \
plural -s

Definition of Pelham

: a horse's bit with a bar mouthpiece and double rings commonly used in riding bridles and designed to combine the function of curb and snaffle

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History and Etymology for Pelham

probably from the name Pelham

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“Pelham.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pelham. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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