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crupper

1. a strap from the back of a saddle that passes under the horse's tail to prevent the saddle from slipping forwards
2. the part of the horse's rump behind the saddle
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He mentions the "sixpence that he had o'Wednesday last,/To pay the saddler for [his] mistress's crupper" (1.2.
"Never before had there been a single-minded gathering like this for those passionate about children," said John Crupper of Awana Clubs International, a group that describes itself as a "non-denominational ministry that assists churches in reaching children and teenagers with the gospel of Jesus Christ and training them to serve Him."
The girths around them wear their bellies as raw as a piece of beefsteak while the crupper under the tail absolutely lays bare the backbone.
Donkeys and mules don't have the big shoulders horses have, so their saddles have a special tail piece called a crupper to prevent saddle and rider from sliding forward onto the animal's neck.
Beyond all the metaphors that have passed into our speech--all the ponytails and tantivies, the horsebeans, horseleeches, and horselaughs, beyond all the junkies shooting white horse and all the cutpurses hung from the mare foaled of an acorn--beyond that there is, most excellent of all, the terminology, the words we have evolved in order to live in such close association with these beings for such a long time, to be able to talk about them and what they do: piebald and roan, withers and farrier, crupper and martingale.
He disapproved of the women's lavish dress and preference for brilliant colors, writing that girls wanted horses and full equipment--"Heaven and Earth, decorated with hawk's bells and tin decorations on fringes, musical horse...ornamented saddle, beaded, quilled crupper.,, (27) Although Miller enjoyed depicting their everyday activities and conveying their allure, he also criticized the women as indulgent and extravagant, an opinion he held of all the "fairer sex." Paradoxically he alleged that the women were unaware of the poetic ideals of "beauty unadorned," a concept based upon Western aesthetic imaginings of the "noble savage." (28)
Because of the lack of pronounced withers on most mules, you will also need to use a breeching ("britchin'," as we call it) or a crupper, both of which attach to the saddle and go around the mule's rump or under the tail to keep the saddle from sliding forward.
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If you are in hilly country you may need to add a britching (a harness that goes around his rear and attaches to the saddle) or crupper (this piece fits around his tail and attaches to the saddle) and a breast collar.
Representative Clay Crupper of Dry Ridge, who chaired the House Agriculture Committee, pleaded guilty to taking $400.
$27,060 Plains Cree Quill decorated Hide Horse Crupper, c.