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[hawg-pen, hog-] /ˈhɔgˌpɛn, ˈhɒg-/
pigpen (def 1).
Origin of hogpen
1685-95; hog + pen2 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • You'd keep the place looking like a hogpen, if I wasn't at you all the time.

    Back Home Eugene Wood
  • Connected with your hogpen, have a yard fifteen feet square for every five hogs; let that yard have no floor.

    Soil Culture J. H. Walden
  • But, taking an axe, we cut young pine trees and constructed a fence round the wagon to serve as a hogpen.

    A Busy Year at the Old Squire's Charles Asbury Stephens

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