Tennessee walking horse

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Tennessee walking horse

A saddle horse of a breed developed in Tennessee, having a light build and noted for its smooth gaits. Also called Tennessee walker.
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Tennessee Walking Horse

(Breeds) an American breed of horse, marked by its stamina and trained to move at a fast running walk. Often shortened to: Walking Horse
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Ten′nessee walk′ing horse`

one of a breed of saddle horses developed largely from Standardbred and Morgan stock and having a distinctive gait, the running walk.
[1940–45, Amer.]
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Noun1.Tennessee walking horse - a horse marked by stamina and trained to move at a fast running walkTennessee walking horse - a horse marked by stamina and trained to move at a fast running walk
mount, riding horse, saddle horse - a lightweight horse kept for riding only
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