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A crossbar on a wagon or carriage to which two whiffletrees are attached for harnessing two animals abreast.


(General Engineering) a horizontal pivoted bar on a vehicle to the ends of which swingletrees are attached for harnessing two horses side by side


A two-horse Evener. It was three to four feet long, had a cross section of about two inches by four inches and usually was made of oak. In use, it had a Singletree attached to each end.
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Noun1.doubletree - a crossbar on a wagon or carriage to which two whiffletrees are attached in order to harness two horses abreast
crossbar - a horizontal bar that goes across something
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