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- a piece of equipment consisting of a horse () with two -shaped or rounded handles on top, used for acrobatic routines
- an event in which a male gymnast performs a routine on such a horse
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- An apparatus for gymnastic exercises that consists of a padded, loaf-shaped object with two pommels on top and stands horizontal to the floor, usually on adjustable legs.
- An athletic event in which the pommel horse is used.