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horseback

Definitions of horseback
  1. adverb
    on the back of a horse
    “he rode horseback to town”
    synonyms: ahorse, ahorseback
  2. noun
    the back of a horse
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    type of:
    body part
    any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity
  3. noun
    a narrow ridge of hills
    synonyms: hogback
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    type of:
    ridge, ridgeline
    a long narrow range of hills
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