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corralnoun [C]

uk   /kəˈrɑːl/  us   /-ˈræl/

corralverb [T]

uk   /kəˈrɑːl/  us   /-ˈræl/ (-ll-)
to move horses or cattle into a corral 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.
Translations of “corral”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指北美圈牛馬的)畜欄,圍欄…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指北美圈牛马的)畜栏,围栏…
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