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cowtown

(ˈkaʊtaʊn)
n
censorious US a small town in a cattle-raising area
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Noun1.cowtown - a small town in a cattle-raising area of western North America
town - an urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city; "they drive through town on their way to work"
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