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packsaddle

[pak-sad-l] /ˈpækˌsæd l/
noun
1.
a saddle specifically designed for holding or supporting the load on a pack animal.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English pakke saddil. See pack1, saddle
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Examples from the web for packsaddle
  • It was excellent as both a packsaddle and a riding saddle.
  • Two people can make a packsaddle with their hands, which the patient can sit on a carry them to safety in that manner.
British Dictionary definitions for packsaddle

packsaddle

/ˈpækˌsædəl/
noun
1.
a saddle hung with packs, equipment, etc, used on a pack animal
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Word Origin and History for packsaddle
n.

also pack-saddle, "saddle for supporting packs on the back of a mount," late 14c., pakke sadil; from pack (n.) + saddle (n.).

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