cutting horse

cutting horse

noun
a saddle horse trained to separate calves, steers, etc., from a herd.

Origin:
1880–85

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cutting horse
 
n
(US), (Canadian) a saddle horse trained for use in separating an individual animal, such as a cow, from a herd

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