pinfold definition

  • noun:
    • An enclosure in which stray creatures tend to be restricted.
    • An open enclosure for pets, specifically an area in which stray pets had been curved up if their proprietors neglected to properly supervise their particular using common grazing land.
    • someplace in which stray cattle or domestic animals tend to be restricted; a pound; a penfold.
    • a spot by which stray cattle tend to be briefly restricted; a pound.
    • A fold or inclosure for pets.
    • a pen where stray animals are confined
  • verb-transitive:
    • To confine in or as though in a pinfold.
  • verb:
    • To confine animals in a pinfold.
  • others:
    • To confine in a pound or pinfold; impound.

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