cantle

noun can·tle \ ˈkan-tᵊl \

Definition of cantle

1 :a segment cut off or out of something :part, portion
2 :the upward projecting rear part of a saddle

Origin and Etymology of cantle

Middle English cantel, from Anglo-French cantel, chantel, diminutive of Old French chant side, edge — more at cant

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