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canter

a gallop at an easy pace. The rhythm is three-time, first one hind, then the opposite hind with the diagonal fore, then the opposite fore, the leading limb.

collected canter
the same action as a canter or gallop but at a very slow pace usually with the head carried high, with almost exaggerated movements but little forward progress, ideal for the showring.
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Canter said while she was open to Villaraigosa playing some type of role in selecting a successor to retiring Superintendent Roy Romer, she would not reveal the identities of candidates to him or to the mayor of any other city that the LAUSD serves.
Goldman Sachs has been involved in the Challenge since its inception, and by hosting this year's finals, we are delighted to continue our support for an initiative that promotes best practices in the securities industry," said Steve Kent, who along with Fridson and Canter was a panelist for the first annual Challenge in 2003.
We cantered her lightly for five furlongs today and we'll do another canter tomorrow.
CANTER (Communication Alliance to Network Thoroughbred Ex-Racehorses) Illinois announces it will hold its 2nd Annual CANTER Open Benefit and Fun Show at Valley View Acres, 5116 Mt.
CONTACT: Jacqueline Canter of Canter's, +1-323-651-2030
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