remuda

[ruh-moo-duh; Spanish re-moo-thah]
noun, plural remudas [ruh-moo-duhz; Spanish re-moo-thahs] . Chiefly Southwestern U.S.
a group of saddle horses from which ranch hands choose mounts for the day.

Origin:
1835–45, Americanism; < American Spanish: a change (of horses), Spanish: exchange, derivative of remudar to change, replace, equivalent to re- re- + mudar to change (< Latin mūtāre)

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Other nearby corrals, both adobe and plank, held the horse remuda.
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