paddock definition

  • noun:
    • A fenced location, frequently near a well balanced, utilized mainly for grazing horses.
    • Sports An enclosure at a racetrack where horses are assembled, saddled, and paraded prior to each battle.
    • Sports a location of a vehicle racetrack in which cars are prepared before a race.
    • Australian some fenced-in land.
    • A frog or toad.
    • A small enclosure or area of grassland, specifically for horses.
    • a location where ponies are paraded and mounted before a race and unsaddled after a race.
    • Land, fenced or elsewhere delimited, that is oftentimes section of a sheep or cattle residential property.
    • a place at circuit in which the racing cars are parked and labored on before and between events.
    • A toad or frog.
    • A small inclosure or park for sporting.
    • a little inclosure for pasture; esp., one adjoining a stable.
    • An enclosure utilized for saddling and mounting ponies prior to a race.
    • A toad or frog.
    • The tadpole-fish.
    • A small field or inclosure; especially, a little inclosure under pasture straight away adjoining a well balanced; a little turfed inclosure in which pets, especially horses, are held.
    • Applied depreciatively to a person: in the play of “Macbeth,” an evil spirit or a familar.
    • some land of any dimensions, inclosed or not, used for cultivation.
    • In mining: A store-yard near a mine-shaft for ore or wash-dirt.
    • An open excavation in a superficial deposit.
    • pen where racehorses are saddled and paraded before a race
  • verb-transitive:
    • To limit in a paddock.
  • verb:
    • to offer with a paddock. To help keep in, or invest, a paddock.
  • others:
    • To limit or inclose in or like in a paddock.
    • In order to make into a paddock, as a run for sheep.
    • In mining, to position or keep (ore) in a paddock; dig or form a paddock in.

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