Lipizzan


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Lip·iz·zan

also Lip·pi·zan  (lĭp′ĭt-sän′, -ə-zən) or Lip·iz·zan·er or Lip·pi·zan·er (lĭp′ĭt-sä′nər, -ə-zä′nər)
n.
Any of a breed of sturdy, compact horses developed from Spanish, Italian, Danish, and Arab stock that are born black or dark brown and gradually turn white by the time they are five to ten years old.

[German Lippizaner, after Lippiza, town near Trieste where the breed was developed.]
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Noun1.Lipizzan - a compact and sturdy saddle horse that is bred and trained in ViennaLipizzan - a compact and sturdy saddle horse that is bred and trained in Vienna; smart and docile and excellent for dressage; "a Lippizan is black or brown when born but turns white by the time it is five years old"
mount, riding horse, saddle horse - a lightweight horse kept for riding only
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Lipizzan Consulting Limited, trading as Lipizzan Consulting Limited, having ceased to trade having its registered office at 3 Brookvale Road, Donnybrook, Dublin 4 and having its principal place of business at 3 Brookvale Road, Donnybrook, Dublin 4 and has no assets exceeding [euro]150 and having no liabilities exceeding [euro]150, has resolved to notify the Registrar of Companies that the company is not carrying on business and to request the Registrar on that basis to exercise his/her powers pursuant to section 733 of the Companies Act 2014 to strike the name of the company off the register.
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Ottomar Herrmann and his family arrived in Myakka City from Austria by way of the Caribbean with a barn full of extremely rare royal Lipizzan stallions and their heads full of tales from World War II.
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It is the most sought after breed to improve upon genetic traits throughout the world (Glazewska, 2010) and has contributed immensely to improve manydesired characteristics among the Thoroughbreds (Bowling and Ruvinsky2000)and the Lipizzan (Zechner et al.,2002).
Spanish Riding School of Vienna, London and Birmingham (November 11-20) Celebrating the 450th anniversary of the magical harmony of the white Lipizzan stallions, their regal riders and music.
It's a true back-to-nature haven for families wanting a breath of fresh air this May half term, and there's almost too much to do: ride through the Soca Valley on Lipizzan horses, test your adrenaline by rafting, try flyfishing on the Soca river, or hike through unspoilt alpine scenery.
It also brings the option of two body colours - Agrume Red and Lipizzan White - to contrast with the roof and exterior trim.
Hermann's Royal Lipizzan Stallions Performances 6-7:30 p.m.
For Lipizzan horses, the growth dynamics for withers height and weight gain was more pronounced up to 200 days (LOVSIN et al., 2001).