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Named because they were bred in the valley of the Clyde in Scotland.
Clydesdale (plural Clydesdales)
- A particularly large and powerful breed of rare draft horse.
- (US) A heavier than usual athlete (Over 200 lbs for men, over 145 lbs for women)
- (derogatory, slang) A very morbidly obese person.
- See also Wikisaurus:fat person
A particularly large and powerful breed of rare draft horse