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Chapter 17

Vocab

TermDefinition
Open range a large area of grazing land without fences or other barriers.
Cow town a town or city in a cattle-raising area of western North America.
Joseph McCoy famous for promoting the transport of Longhorn cattle from Texas to the eastern United States.
Persist To endure to continue in the face of difficulty.
Stampede a sudden panicked rush of a number of horses, cattle, or other animals.
Cattle drive The herding and moving of cattle over long distances.
Vaquero Is the Spanish meaning of cowboy.
Myth Story or legend.
Cattle Baby cow
William buffalo bill Cody was an American soldier, bison hunter and showman. He was born in the Iowa Territory.
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