stock guard

noun Railroads.

a barrier for keeping cattle and other animals off the tracks or right of way.

Nearby words

  1. stock dividend,
  2. stock dove,
  3. stock exchange,
  4. stock farm,
  5. stock footage,
  6. stock horse,
  7. stock in trade,
  8. stock ledger,
  9. stock lock,
  10. stock market

Origin of stock guard

An Americanism dating back to 1895–1900 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019