roundup

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

round·up

noun \ˈrand-ˌəp\

: the act or process of gathering together animals (such as cattle) by circling around them in vehicles or on horses

: the act or process of finding and gathering together people or things of the same kind

: a brief statement of the most important information

Full Definition of ROUNDUP

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a (1) :  the act or process of collecting animals (as cattle) by riding around them and driving them in (2) :  the cowboys and ranch personnel engaged in a cattle roundup
b :  a gathering in of scattered persons or things <a roundup of all suspects>
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:  a summary of information <a roundup of the news>

Examples of ROUNDUP

  1. The police ordered a roundup of all the suspects.
  2. Here's a roundup of today's news.

First Known Use of ROUNDUP

1873

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