[suhd-duhr-muh-poo n-duhr-ee-kuh] /sʌdˈdʌr mə pʊnˈdʌr i kə/
a Mahayana sutra, forming with its references to Amida and the Bodhisattvas the basis for the doctrine that there is something of Buddha in everyone, so that salvation is universally available: a central text of Mahayana Buddhism.
noun 1. a seat for a rider on the back of a horse or other animal. 2. a similar seat on a bicycle, tractor, etc. 3. a part of a harness laid across the back of an animal and girded under the belly, to which the terrets and checkhook are attached. 4. something resembling a […]
noun 1. any of various animals having markings on the back that resemble a saddle, as a male harp seal. noun 1. a marking resembling a saddle on the backs of various animals 2. a breed of black pig with a white band across its back 3. a rare bird of New Zealand, Philesturnus carunculatus, […]
noun 1. a moth larva, Sibine stimulea, of the southeastern U.S, having a brown and green, saddlelike marking on its back and poisonous spines.
[sad-l-bakt] /ˈsæd lˌbækt/ adjective 1. having the back or upper surface curved like a saddle. 2. having a saddlelike marking on the back, as certain birds. saddle-backed adjective 1. having the back curved in shape or concave like a saddle 2. having a saddleback