saddle-backed

adjective

Definition of saddle-backed

1a : having the outline of the upper part concave
b : having an upper outline in the form of an arch or an inverted V
2 of a horse : having a depression behind the withers
3 : having a marking that suggests a saddle

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“Saddle-backed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/saddle-backed. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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