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polo pony

noun
1.
a small, swift, agile horse specially trained for use in polo.
Origin of polo pony
1880-1885
1880-85
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  • I lent him the Jamaica polo-pony one day and it ran away with him and flung him off in the middle of a ford.

    Wounds in the rain Stephen Crane
  • He was a broncho with disreputable manners; now he is a polo-pony with a neat tail.

    The Imitator Percival Pollard
  • It is as though a polo-pony, breaking loose, ran out to learn the game alone.'

    Kim Rudyard Kipling

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