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A pony of a small hardy breed, typically grey in colour.
- ‘The half-bred Connemara has a wicked sense of Irish humour and is almost more human than horse.’
- ‘It features 12 different breeds, including purebred Arabian horses, Appaloosas, South African Warmbloods, Connemaras, Nooietgedachts, Welsh Ponies and miniature horses.’
- ‘There was a clear demand for good quality ponies, an indication that the Connemara pony is still in strong demand both at home and abroad.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.