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Meaning of FALCADE

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Fal*cade"\ (f[a^]l*k[=a]d"), n. [F., ultimately fr. L.
falx, falcis, a sickle or scythe.] (Man.)
The action of a horse, when he throws himself on his haunches
two or three times, bending himself, as it were, in very
quick curvets. --Harris.



 

 

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