trail herd


noun

a herd of cattle driven along a trail, especially from their home range to market.

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Example sentences from the Web for trail herd

  • For two days the trail-herd had toiled wearily over the hills and across the coulees between the Missouri and Milk River.

    The Lure of the Dim Trails|by (AKA B. M. Sinclair) B. M. Bower
  • You come along with us after that trail-herd, and you'll get knocked into shape fast enough.

    The Lure of the Dim Trails|by (AKA B. M. Sinclair) B. M. Bower