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gelding in Horses topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishgeldinggeld‧ing /ˈɡeldɪŋ/ noun [countable]  HBADSHa horse that has been gelded
Examples from the Corpus
geldingMany of these colts are castrated, and as geldings they become more docile and respectful.He was mounted on a fine black gelding, glossy coated and fresh.A couple of geldings were being loaded into the Lambourne.On his next outing, the gelding defeated the subsequent Gold Cup winner Garrison Savannah by seven lengths.The gelding show-ed he was in good heart this week by winning at Edinburgh on Thursday.The Francois Doumen-trained gelding has also been well backed and is quoted at 6-1 joint favourite with Captain Dibble.The locally-trained gelding jumped immaculately and made every yard of the running to score by two lengths from Moment of Truth.