halterbreak

verb
hal·ter·break | \ ˈhȯl-tər-ˌbrāk \
halterbroke\ˈhȯl-tər-ˌbrōk \; halterbroken\ˈhȯl-tər-ˌbrō-kən \; halterbreaking

Definition of halterbreak 

transitive verb

: to break to a halter halterbreak a colt

First Known Use of halterbreak

1837, in the meaning defined above

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