saddlecloth

noun
sad·dle·cloth | \ˈsa-dᵊl-ˌklȯth \

Definition of saddlecloth 

: a cloth placed under or over a saddle

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Will the last place horse's saddlecloth number be odd or even? Justin Sayers, The Courier-Journal, "Forget the horses. Here are the best prop bets for Kentucky Derby 2018," 2 May 2018

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First Known Use of saddlecloth

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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