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saddlebow

[sad-l-boh] /ˈsæd lˌboʊ/
noun
1.
the arched front part of a saddle or saddletree.
Origin
900
before 900; Middle English, Old English. See saddle, bow2
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saddlebow

/ˈsædəlˌbəʊ/
noun
1.
the pommel of a saddle
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