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cattle call

modifier

: Nonprofessionals may vie for spaces in ''cattle-call'' auditions

noun phrase

An audition announcement, esp for a number of extras; also the crowd resulting from such an announcement: Mr Allen is having what is known in show business as a cattle call/I can't speak for the other agencies, but we've just about done away with the cattle call (1950s+ Show business)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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