cavalry carrying light arms and equipment.
lightly armed and highly mobile cavalry
[lahyt-hawrs-muh n] /ˈlaɪtˌhɔrs mən/ noun, plural light-horsemen. 1. a light-armed cavalry soldier.
[lahyt-hous] /ˈlaɪtˌhaʊs/ noun, plural lighthouses [lahyt-hou-ziz] /ˈlaɪtˌhaʊ zɪz/ (Show IPA) 1. a tower or other structure displaying or flashing a very bright for the guidance of ships in avoiding dangerous areas, in following certain routes, etc. 2. either of two cylindrical metal towers placed forward on the forecastle of the main deck of a sailing […]
noun 1. an American mantel clock of the early 19th century, having the dial and works exposed beneath a glass dome on a tapered, cylindrical body.
noun 1. a coffeepot of the late 17th and 18th centuries, having a tapering, circular body with a domed lid.