cow town

cow town

noun
1.
a small town, especially one in a cattle-raising district in the western U.S. or Canada.
2.
a town or city, especially in the western U.S. or Canada, from which cattle are shipped to market.

Origin:
1880–85

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Part of Speech:  n
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Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  See cowtown
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