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crowhop

[kroh-hop] /ˈkroʊˌhɒp/
noun
1.
a short hop.
2.
a hop made by a horse with its legs stiffened and its back arched.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900, Americanism; crow1 + hop1
Related forms
crowhopper, noun
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