Clydesdale
I. noun Date: 1786 any of a breed of heavy draft horses originally from Clydesdale, Scotland with long silky hair on the legs II. geographical name valley of the upper Clyde River in Scotland

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  • Clydesdale — bezeichnet eine Pferderasse Clydesdale (Pferd) eine ehemalige schottische Whiskybrennerei in Wishaw, siehe Clydesdale (Whiskybrennerei) einen Ort in Neuseeland, siehe Clydesdale (Neuseeland) einen Ort im US Bundesstaat Minnesota, siehe Clydesdale …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Clydesdale — Clydes dale, n. One of a breed of heavy draft horses originally from Clydesdale, Scotland. They are about sixteen hands high and usually brown or bay. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • clydesdale — ● clydesdale nom masculin (de Clydesdale, nom propre) Race de chevaux anglais, assez massive …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Clydesdale — [klīdz′dāl΄] n. [after Clydesdale, the valley of the Clyde River, Scotland, where the breed originated] any of a breed of large, heavy draft horse, usually bay, brown, or black with areas of white on the face and shanks and with heavily feathered …   English World dictionary

  • Clydesdale — (spr. Kleidsdehl), Grafschaft, so v. w. Lanark …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Clydesdale — (spr. klaids dēl), s. Strathclyde …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Clydesdale — (spr. kleidsdehl), Tal des Clyde in der schott. Grafsch. Lanark; Obstgärten, Pferdezucht …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Clydesdale —    CLYDESDALE.    See Lanarkshire …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Clydesdale — breed of heavy draught horses, 1786, so called because they were bred in the valley of the Clyde in Scotland. The river name is perhaps lit. cleansing, from a Celtic root akin to L. cloaca …   Etymology dictionary

  • Clydesdale — For other uses, see Clydesdale (disambiguation). Coordinates: 55°42′00″N 3°49′59″W / 55.700°N 3.833°W / 55.700; 3.833 …   Wikipedia

  • Clydesdale — /kluydz dayl /, n. one of a Scottish breed of strong, hardy draft horses, having a feathering of long hairs along the backs of the legs. [1780 90; after Clydesdale, Scotland] * * * Breed of heavy draft horse that originated in Lanarkshire,… …   Universalium

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