Definition of Lipizzaner noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



(also Lippizaner) noun
BrE BrE//ˌlɪpɪˈtsɑːnə(r)//
, also BrE//ˌlɪpɪˈzeɪnə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌlɪpɪˈtsɑːnər//
Equine sports
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a white horse used especially for dressage See related entries: Equine sports Word Originearly 20th cent.: from German, from Lippiza, site of the former Austrian Imperial stud (the place where the horses were kept for breeding) near Trieste.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Lipizzaner