any of various animals having markings on the back that resemble a saddle, as a male harp seal.

1535–45; saddle + back1 Unabridged
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saddleback (ˈsædəlˌbæk)
1.  a marking resembling a saddle on the backs of various animals
2.  a breed of black pig with a white band across its back
3.  a rare bird of New Zealand, Philesturnus carunculatus, having a chestnut-coloured saddle-shaped marking across its back and wings
4.  another name for saddle roof
5.  another name for col

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