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Definition of stable girl in English:

noun

A girl or woman employed in a stable.
Example sentences
  • She began to climb up the soft slope that lead up to the main house, the old English house in which she was employed as the stable girl.
  • And there was tragedy when Rebecca Davies, a stable girl with James Given, was killed in an accident on the gallops.
  • One of the many delights of the increasingly eccentric Midsomer Murders is the presence of wonderful actors doing bit parts as country squires and stable girls.

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