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tether
American English: /ˈtɛðər/
British English: /ˈtɛðə/

Translation of tether in Spanish:

noun

  • (rope) end 1 1 1
    Example sentences
    • Producers have used two types of tethers (neck and girth); both of which restrict sow movement.
    • With sows kept in tethers in a stall, their movement is restricted with a belt around their torsos just behind the front legs or around the neck.
    • The use of specialized animal stalls and tethers is accepted as a science-based industry standard of management.

transitive verb

  • (animal)
    atar
    amarrar
    Example sentences
    • He followed her calmly towards the stakes where the other horses were tethered and being watched.
    • Elephants are tethered by chains so people can climb on them for a cute photo for a fee of 10 yuan.
    • A docile Labrador dog was tethered five metres away from its owner, who was disguised as a tradesman.
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