die-up

noun
plural -s

Definition of die-up

West
: a widespread destruction of range livestock caused usually by some untoward natural phenomenon (such as a drought or a blizzard) sometimes : an animal dead in a die-up salvaging the hides of die-ups

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History and Etymology for die-up

from die up, verb

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“Die-up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/die-up. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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