saddle horn

noun

Definition of saddle horn

: a hornlike prolongation of the pommel of a stock saddle

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Recent Examples on the Web The other end of the rope is attached to the saddle horn. Melissa Lyttle, Smithsonian, "The First Family of Rodeo," 13 Dec. 2017

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First Known Use of saddle horn

1856, in the meaning defined above

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“Saddle horn.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/saddle%20horn. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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