stirrup Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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stirrupnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈstɪr.əp/
one of a ​pair of ​pieces of ​metalshaped like the ​letter D that ​hang from the ​side of a horse's saddle, used for ​restingyourfoot when you are ​riding
(Definition of stirrup from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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stirrupnoun [C]

 us   /ˈstɜr·əp, ˈstɪr-/
one of a ​pair of ​metalpieces that ​hangs from the ​side of a horse’s saddle (= ​seat), which you put ​yourfoot in when ​riding
(Definition of stirrup from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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