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HORSE. Until a horse has attained the age of four years, he is called a colt. (q.v.) Russ. & Ry. 416. This word is sometimes used as a generic name for all animals of the horse kind. 3 Brev. 9. Vide Colt; Gender; and Yelv. 67, a.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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He told The Guardian in 2001: "Kendo used to be an apprentice at Jennings, the horse-box makers in Crewe.
The following cases were heard at Cardiff Magistrates' Court: | |Monica Miles Yate, 25, from Heol Y Mynydd in Sarn, admitted driving a horse-box with a rotting floor that risked a danger of injury.
A HORSE escaped a blaze which wrecked a horse-box on the M62.
Police yesterday revealed they believe the bus may have been struck by a lorry, possibly a horse-box, causing it to crash and overturn.
STABLE ADVICE: The Citizens Advice Bureau in the early days of the war operating from a horse-box, while, right, Citizens Advice Bureau played a vital roll in the reconstruction after the war in the 1940s