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Meaning of herd

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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

      n 1: a group of cattle or sheep or other domestic mammals all of
           the same kind that are herded by humans
      2: a group of wild mammals of one species that remain together:
         antelope or elephants or seals or whales or zebra
      3: a crowd especially of ordinary or undistinguished persons or
         things; "his brilliance raised him above the ruck"; "the
         children resembled a fairy herd" [syn: {ruck}, {herd}]
      v 1: cause to herd, drive, or crowd together; "We herded the
           children into a spare classroom" [syn: {herd}, {crowd}]
      2: move together, like a herd
      3: keep, move, or drive animals; "Who will be herding the cattle
         when the cowboy dies?"

Source : WordNet ® Princeton University. 2010.

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