[kruhp-er, kroo p-] /ˈkrʌp ər, ˈkrʊp-/

a leather strap fastened to the saddle of a harness and looping under the tail of a horse to prevent the harness from slipping forward.
the rump or buttocks of a horse.
armor for the rump of a horse.
a strap from the back of a saddle that passes under the horse’s tail to prevent the saddle from slipping forwards
the part of the horse’s rump behind the saddle


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