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cutting horse

noun
1.
a saddle horse trained to separate calves, steers, etc., from a herd.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85
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cutting horse

noun
1.
(US & Canadian) a saddle horse trained for use in separating an individual animal, such as a cow, from a herd
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