Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- a town in a cattle-ranching region, esp. one with stockyards, slaughterhouses, etc.
- Informal any town or city regarded as being dull, unsophisticated, etc.
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A small town in a cattle-raising area.