stirrup leather

noun

Definition of stirrup leather

: the looped strap suspending a stirrup

First Known Use of stirrup leather

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Stirrup leather.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stirrup%20leather. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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