- a herd of cattle driven along a trail, especially from their home range to market.
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Examples from the Web for trail herd
You come along with us after that trail-herd, and you'll get knocked into shape fast enough.
For two days the trail-herd had toiled wearily over the hills and across the coulees between the Missouri and Milk River.