Definition of corral noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈrɑːl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈræl//
On the farm
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(in N America) a fenced area for horses, cows, etc. on a farm or ranch They drove the ponies into a corral. See related entries: On the farm Word Originlate 16th cent.: from Spanish and Old Portuguese (now curral), perhaps based on Latin currere ‘to run’. Compare with kraal.
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