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light horse

noun
1.
cavalry carrying light arms and equipment.
Origin
1525-1535
1525-35
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British Dictionary definitions for light horse

light horse

noun
1.
lightly armed and highly mobile cavalry
Derived Forms
light-horseman, noun
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