shavetail

noun
shave·tail | \ ˈshāv-ˌtāl \

Definition of shavetail 

1 : a pack mule especially when newly broken in

2 usually disparaging : second lieutenant

History and Etymology for shavetail

from the practice of shaving the tails of newly broken mules to distinguish them from seasoned ones

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