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pack animal

a mule, donkey, burro, or horse bred for vigor and hardiness and used for carrying heavy loads.
Origin of pack animal
1840-50 Unabridged
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Examples from the web for pack animal
  • All horse or pack animal excrement in this area must be collected and carried out by the animal's owner or rider.
  • Come visit our pack animal display and learn about the historic remount depot.
  • Do not ride, tether or hobble a horse, saddle or pack animal in violation of posted notices.
  • pack animal means horses, burros, mules or other hoofed mammals when designated as pack animals by the superintendent.
British Dictionary definitions for pack animal

pack animal

an animal, such as a donkey, used to transport goods, equipment, etc
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