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- n. A band that passes over the back of a horse and holds up the shafts of a carriage.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The band which passes over the back of a horse and holds up the shafts of a carriage.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A broad strap or chain passing over the saddle of a cart- or carriage-horse, and used to support the shafts. Called in Scotland a rigwiddie.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a broad band that passes over the back of a horse and supports the shafts of a vehicle
back + band (Wiktionary)