verb (inspans, inspanning, inspanned)[with object] South African
Yoke (draft animals, typically oxen) in a team to a vehicle.
More example sentences
- The waentjies had functioning disselbooms, jukke and skeie complete with carefully cut riempies spantoue for inspanning the oxen.
early 19th century: from Dutch inspannen 'to stretch', from in- 'in' + spannen 'to span'.
Definition of inspan in:
- The British & World English dictionary