Welsh pony


Welsh pony
noun
breed of small ponies originally from Wales
Hypernyms: ↑pony

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noun
Usage: usually capitalized W
: any of several stocky sturdy ponies of Welsh origin; specifically : welsh mountain pony

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one of a breed of small, sturdy ponies raised originally in Wales.
[1765-75]

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Welsh pony,
a sturdy pony, originally from Wales, from 10 to 12 hands high, and weighing from 400 to 650 pounds.

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