post horse

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Origin of post horse

First recorded in 1520–30
Also called poster. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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post horse

  1. (formerly) a horse kept at an inn or post house for use by postriders or for hire to travellers
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