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  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Horseman  \Horse"man\,  n.;  pl  {Horsemen}. 
  1.  A  rider  on  horseback;  one  skilled  in  the  management  of 
  horses;  a  mounted  man. 
 
  2.  (Mil.)  A  mounted  soldier;  a  cavalryman. 
 
  3.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  a  A  land  crab  of  the  genus  {Ocypoda},  living  on  the 
  coast  of  Brazil  and  the  West  Indies,  noted  for  running 
  very  swiftly. 
  b  A  West  Indian  fish  of  the  genus  {Eques},  as  the 
  light-horseman  ({E.  lanceolatus}). 




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