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rocking horse

noun [C] uk   us  
a wooden toy horse that children can move backwards and forwards while they are sitting on it
Translations of “rocking horse”
in Chinese (Traditional) (兒童騎坐在上、可前後搖動的玩具)木馬…
in Chinese (Simplified) (儿童骑坐在上、可前后摇动的玩具)木马…
(Definition of rocking horse from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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