Definition of cow camp in English:

cow camp

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noun

North American
  • A seasonal camp apart from the main buildings of a ranch, used during a cattle round-up.
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    • In the cow camps the young girls and boys have the responsibility to put cow dung in heaps in the sun.
    • Scattered farms, mining towns and cow camps also depended on the service of Moab's new physician.
    • Participation in the advanced cow camps requires good riding skills since the days can be long.

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