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English definition of “corral”


noun [C] uk   /kəˈrɑːl/ us    /-ˈræl/
an area surrounded by a fence for keeping horses or cattle in, especially in North AmericaAnimal Dwellings - man-madeAnimal dwellings - natural


verb [T] uk   /kəˈrɑːl/ us    /-ˈræl/ (-ll-)
to move horses or cattle into a corralAnimal farming - general words to bring a group of people together and keep them in one place, especially in order to control them: Police corralled most of the demonstrators in a small area near the station.Forming groups (of people)
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