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post horse

noun
1.
a horse kept, as at a station on a post road, for the use of persons riding post or for hire by travelers.
Also called poster.
Origin
1520-1530
1520-30
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post horse

noun
1.
(formerly) a horse kept at an inn or post house for use by postriders or for hire to travellers
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