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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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.
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