afterwale

noun

af·​ter·​wale
ˈaf-tər-ˌwāl
: the body or pad of a horse collar that rests on the horse's shoulders

Word History

Etymology

after- + wale entry 1

First Known Use

1833, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of afterwale was in 1833

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“Afterwale.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/afterwale. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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