Definition of Chincoteague pony in English:

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Chincoteague pony

Pronunciation: /ˌSHiNGkəˌtēɡ ˈpōnē/ Pronunciation: /ˈCHiNGkəˌtēɡ ˈpōnē/

noun

A small, hardy horse found running wild on the islands of Chincoteague and Assateague off the Virginia and Maryland coasts.
Example sentences
  • In that case, an injured passenger brought action against the owner of a Chincoteague pony after the car in which she was riding collided with the pony when it was loose on a public highway.
  • And we'll have a spectacular sight for you and the longstanding tradition of the Chincoteague ponies.
  • But for those of us who don't have access to a stable, a new scheme has been started where you can buy a Chincoteague pony lifelong freedom, never to be auctioned again, and give them a name.

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Syllabification: Chin·co·teague po·ny

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