pillion

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pillion

 [pil´yon]
a temporary artificial lower limb.

pillion

(pĭl′yŭn) [L. pellis, skin]
A temporary form of artificial leg, esp. a peg-leg type of stump.
References in classic literature ?
I want just such a skin to cover the pillion that I am making for Cousin Bess.”
My adventures in the county of Stafford, whence I escaped with the daughter of my host on a pillion behind me, still fill the tales of the country firesides, and would furnish matter for ballads.
The king had the queen on a pillion, and after their highnesses came all the ladies mounted behind all the lords.