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pelham

(ˈpɛləm)
n
(Horse Training, Riding & Manège) a horse's bit for a double bridle, less severe than a curb but more severe than a snaffle
[probably from the proper name Pelham]

Pelham

(ˈpɛləm)
n
(Biography) Henry. 1696–1754, British statesman: prime minister (1743–54); brother of Thomas Pelham Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle
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Noun1.Pelham - a bit with a bar mouthpiece that is designed to combine a curb and snaffle
bit - piece of metal held in horse's mouth by reins and used to control the horse while riding; "the horse was not accustomed to a bit"
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The rare blue-labelled Pelhams, also called Wonky Toys, were the first created and are most sought after.
It can be taken for granted that visitors to Carshalton in the early 1750s--members of the Yorke and Anson families, their friends and fellow Pelhamites, probably including the Pelhams themselves--were shown Hudson's portrait of Lady Anson as well as her Et in Arcadia Ego drawing.
The blue-labelled Pelhams also called Wonky Toys are desirable too.
The rarer blue-labelled Pelhams (Wonky Toys) were the first made and are sought after.
ALL the Magic Roundabout Pelhams are considered quite desirable especially if in good shape.
The Noddy group of Pelhams cross into two areas of interest as they evoke memories of the classic Enid Blyton tales too.
The blue-labelled Pelhams (called Wonky Toys) were the first made and are much sought-after.
9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday September 5th, the Pelham School District held a ground-breaking ceremony to celebrate the beginning of construction on the new Pelham High School, designed by Lavallee Brensinger Architects.
a technology services firm focused on the deployment of network technology announced that it had been selected by Pelham Sloane, Inc.
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