hippologist


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hippologist

(hɪˈpɒlədʒɪst)
n
(Zoology) formal rare an expert in hippology
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If you were a hippologist, what animals would be your speciality?
This forum was organized by the State Association Turkmenatlary (Turkmen horses), bringing together prominent hippologists, horse owners, historians and anthropologists and other experts from more than 40 countries.
This view is also held by many of those whom Drews identifies as "hippologists," those knowledgeable about horses (e.g., Denison, Hermes, Wiesner, Hancar, and Potratz); they accept that horses were first used for drawing wagons and chariots but were not of significant military use till the invention of the light chariot and that the use of armed riders was a still later development.