Definition of Bradoon

1. n. Same as Bridoon.



Definition of Bradoon

1. Noun. A type of snaffle bit, with small rings, usually used on a double bridle in conjunction with a curb bit. ¹

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Definition of Bradoon

1. bridoon [n -S] - See also: bridoon

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bradoon

bracteole
bracteoles
bracteose
bractiform
bractless
bractlet
bractlets
bracts
brad
bradaczekite
bradawl
bradawls
bradded
bradding
bradleyite
bradoon (current term)
bradoons
brads
brady-
bradyarrhythmia
bradyarrhythmias
bradyarthria
bradycardia
bradycardiac
bradycardias
bradycardic
bradycinesia
bradycrotic
bradydiastole
bradyesthesia

Literary usage of Bradoon

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1. The Diary of a Cavalry Officer in the Peninsular and Waterloo Campaign, 1809 by William Tomkinson (1894)
"In retiring the second time I caught my bradoon rein in the appointments of a French ... I will take care not to go into action with a loose bradoon rein. ..."

2. Harness: As it Has Been, as it Is, and as it Should be by John Philipson, Septimus Berdmore (1882)
"In this case it is attached to a billet stitched to the head-piece, and is then passed through a swivel on the bradoon bit, from which it is taken through ..."

3. A New and Enlarged Military Dictionary: Or, Alphabetical Explanation of ...by Charles James by Charles James (1805)
"... by the right bradoon-rein, waiting for the word prepare to mount. To LINE, in fortification, is nothing more than to environ a rampart, parapet, ..."

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