browband


browband
browband [brou′band΄]
n.
the part of a bridle across the animal's forehead, in front of the ears, that holds the bridle in place: see BRIDLE

* * *


Universalium. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • browband — [brou′band΄] n. the part of a bridle across the animal s forehead, in front of the ears, that holds the bridle in place: see BRIDLE …   English World dictionary

  • browband — noun Part of a horses bridle that runs from just under one ear, across the forehead, to just under the other ear, preventing the bridle from sliding down …   Wiktionary

  • browband — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : any band designed to cross or cover the forehead; especially : the part of a bridle, headstall, or halter that passes from one cheekpiece to the other above the eyes and below the ears * * * browˈband noun The bridle strap that… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bridle — A bridle is a piece of equipment used to control a horse. The bridle fits over a horse s head, and has the purpose of controlling the horse. It holds a bit in the horse s mouth. As defined in the Oxford English Dictionary, a bridle includes a… …   Wikipedia

  • Frentera — on bridle in the British museum, Etruscan, c. 700 650 BC A frentera is a part of some halters and bridles, usually on a horse. It is a cord, strap, or chain on the face of the horse that is attached to the crownpiece or browband and runs down the …   Wikipedia

  • Diana Monkey — Taxobox name = Diana Monkey status = VU trend = down status system = iucn3.1 image caption = Diana Monkey at the Henry Doorly Zoo regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Primates familia = Cercopithecidae genus =… …   Wikipedia

  • Saddle seat — is a style of horseback riding within the category of English riding that is designed to show off the high trotting action of certain horse breeds. The style developed into its modern form in the United States, and is also seen in Canada and… …   Wikipedia

  • Fiador (tack) — A fiador (IPAEng| fiədɔɹ) is an accessory on some hackamores and bridles, and use of its characteristic fiador knot is also sometimes seen on certain designs of halters. It is used as a type of throatlatch. A fiador runs from the poll, under the… …   Wikipedia

  • Diana monkey — Diana monkey[1] Diana Monkey at the Henry Doorly Zoo Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Gogue — The Gogue or de Gogue is a piece of horse tack used for training purposes, and is very popular in Europe, with a similar place in training regimes as side reins. Its purpose is to encourage the horse to raise the neck, free the shoulders and… …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.